Why Should I Be Excited About Ways?

About the Ways

Stanford faculty spent two years thinking deeply about what it means to have a Stanford education. Ways is the result--representing a commitment that every student will leave Stanford with a set of carefully chosen capacities and skills.

Focus Your Enthusiasm

We know that you’re enthusiastic about being on campus and capable of building your own education, and the Ways of Thinking/Ways of Doing requirements help you focus that enthusiasm and begin that building process by directing you towards a variety of disciplines and departments, without limiting you. Over 1,500 classes apply towards one or more of the WAYS requirements – start exploring!

Ways of Thinking/Ways of Doing