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Important Information Regarding COVID-19

For quickest response to an issue, please submit a ServiceNow Ticket to the Student Services Center. If you prefer to talk to an SSC Specialist, we offer advising sessions via Zoom by appointment.

Latest information about the University's response to COVID-19 • Academic questions are extensively answered in the TeachAnywhere FAQ • Latest updates for: UndergraduatesGrad Students and Postdocs

See the Registrar's COVID-19 and Academic Continuity page for information for students, faculty, and staff relevant to classes and academic activities and administration.


Directory: Links to Offices and Resources


Student Services Center (SSC)
Tresidder Union, second floor

To submit online help requests:
SU Services & Support Request

Academic policy in the Stanford Bulletin

The Student Services Center is available for student inquiries (undergraduate and graduate) regarding graduation status, including graduation requirements, major declaration, transfer credit, special registration statuses, diplomas, and transcripts. The SSC can answer student-related questions about diploma distribution options and about what information appears on the diploma.

The SSC is open for students who chose to pick up their diploma after the stadium ceremony on Commencement Sunday from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Your Undergraduate and/or Graduate Department(s)

The student services administrator in your department can verify that your course of study will complete the requirements for that major. Multiple majors must check with both departments.

Undergraduate Advising & Research
Sweet Hall,

UAR is available to assist with advising related to overall graduation requirements and additional matters including preparation for graduate or professional studies.

Stanford Events
Press Courtyard, Santa Teresa Street

Coordinates Commencement weekend activities. Distributes Commencement information packets to students and parents in spring. Also see the Commencement web site.

Stanford Bookstore
White Plaza
Phone: 650-329-1217; toll free: 800-533-2670

Rents and sells caps and gowns. Also sells engraved Commencement invitations, announcements, class rings, and diploma frames.