Why Should I Use Cardinal Compass?

About Cardinal Compass

Cardinal Compass is what happens when several of your Academic Advising Directors sit down and say “What do we wish every student knew in the first year?” “What information can we give frosh to help them explore?” “How can we answer questions before you even ask them?”

Using Cardinal Compass to Navigate Stanford

Many situations are complex enough that you’ll benefit from talking them through with an advisor, but Cardinal Compass is a great starting place. It will help you find frosh-friendly classes, take advantage of advising resources, and gather tips to succeed at Stanford. You can read Cardinal Compass posts in the guides for answers to commonly asked questions, and browse through personal stories from both students and faculty.