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Exploring Your Stanford Courses (2021-22 version)

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 Juniors Toby Bell and Jane Clayton work at a sunny window in the Green Library stacks. Credit: Linda Cicero

Watch the Video Here

Feeling uncertain about choosing Autumn courses?  This video presentation from your Academic Advisors will teach you how to navigate Stanford's many course offerings.  (Must be signed into your Stanford account to watch.)

If you are having trouble viewing the video, please make sure you are signed out of any personal Gmail or Google accounts, and only signed into your Stanford Google Drive account.  Note that you can change the video quality (360p, 720p, or 1080p) and toggle closed captioning on or off.

Links mentioned in this presentation:

ExploreCourses (the official course catalog):

Academic Advising website:

Introductory Courses in the Humanities:, or type the special tag HUMSCI::humanities directly in the search bar of ExploreCourses. 
(You may also want to check out our page on Getting Started in the Humanities for even more opportunities.)

School of Earth, The Undergraduate Experience:

STEM Roadmap:

Pre-Med Information:

Explore Majors:

Stanford Bulletin:

Ready to Learn More?

Check out the Current Students section of our website for more resources on choosing courses, advice on exploring majors, answers to frequently asked questions about your academics and requirements, and much more!