Welcome to Stanford! We have planned a full schedule of events and programs to introduce you to the rich academic, social, and cultural life at Stanford. Plan on attending all of the required events (printed in red in the NSO Student Events Calendar), and choose among the optional events throughout the week. *Please note that filming of NSO programs is not allowed.* NSO 2016 will run from Tuesday, September 20, through Sunday, September 25, 2016, and is required for all new undergraduate students. Parent and family events will take place on Tuesday September 20. Preliminary information about NSO 2016 will be updated in mid-May, 2016. Detailed information will be updated on/about September 1, 2016.