Melissa Stringer

Melissa Stringer

Associate Dean, Academic Advising
Associate Athletics Director


Melissa serves as the Associate Dean in Academic Advising and Associate Athletics Director at Stanford University. She joined Academic Advising as an advisor for student-athletes in August 2013 and was promoted to Director in August 2016. A former Division I athlete herself, she especially enjoys working with talented student-athletes who have a passion for learning. Melissa advises student-athletes on the Stanford curriculum, major selection, undergraduate requirements and policies, and other useful campus resources.

After receiving a degree in Psychology from Harvard University, where she was a member of the softball team, Melissa worked at the Harvard Varsity Club and served as an academic advisor and proctor at Harvard for three years.

Sports: Football (Defense & Specialists), Lacrosse, Softball, Squash

Alma Mater: Harvard University

College Sport: Softball

Started at Stanford: 2013