Degree Requirements

The aims of an undergraduate education are for students to own knowledge, hone capacities, develop personal and social responsibility, and learn to adapt knowledge and skills developed in one setting to new challenges and circumstances. To achieve these aims, Stanford provides the means for you to acquire a liberal education that encompasses breadth requirements, major requirements, and electives. Through all these aspects of your education, you will gain breadth and depth of knowledge and skills, as well as the ability to flourish as an engaged, responsible citizen.
Your requirements include the following: