Make an Appointment

Who is my Academic Advisor?

For general advising issues, make an appointment with your AAD or your AARC Advisor. For pre-professional pursuits (pre-law, pre-med, pre-business, pre-education); or transfer, returning, or co-terminal student issues, you may wish to make an appointment with a member of the Specialized Advising Team. Please note, advisors only accept appointments with current Stanford students, or Stanford alumni.

Academic Advising Directors (AADs)
Residential advisors, assigned to all students living in the undergraduate residences.

Academic Advisors for Student-Athletes (AARC Advisors)
Assigned to all Varsity Student-Athletes, located in the Athletic Academic Resource Center (AARC).

Specialized Advising Team
Specialized advisors located within Sweet Hall, with focused expertise in: 

  • Pre-Professional Pursuits (pre-health, pre-law, pre-education, pre-business)
  • Transfer & Returning Students
  • Co-terminal Students

How to Make an Appointment

To schedule an appointment with an Academic Advisor, click on the "Make an Appointment" link for your AAD, AARC Advisor, or Specialized Advisor. If you are unsure who you should meet with, you may call (650) 723-2426 or visit the Academic Advising office in Sweet Hall.

Academic Advising
590 Escondido Mall
Sweet Hall, 1st Floor
Stanford, CA 94305-3085

Phone: (650) 723-2426
Fax: (650) 725-1436
Email: advising@stanford.edu

Regular business hours are Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Thursday from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. During the summer, Sweet Hall is open Monday-Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and closed for lunch from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. daily.