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Exploring Your Stanford Courses (2022-23 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 from your Academic Advisors will teach you how to navigate Stanford's many course offerings.  (You must sign in to Google Drive with your email address 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 in to your Stanford Google Drive account.  On the "You need access" screen, click on the address that appears below "You're signed in as," and log in with your email address.

If you're still having trouble opening the link above, you can also watch the video on the Approaching Stanford Canvas site here.

Links mentioned in this presentation:

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:
[Please note that the School of Earth became the Doerr School of Sustainability on Sept 1, 2022.  For a list of departments and programs in the Doerr School, visit]

STEM Roadmap:

Finding Opportunities in the Arts:

Academic Advising website:

Pre-Med Information:

Explore Majors:

Stanford Bulletin:

ExploreCourses (the official course catalog):

One Unit Wonders and Terrific Twos:

    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!