Stanford has a weird relationship with the concept of being “special.”
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Stanford’s Admit Weekend — which takes place Thursday to Saturday, — has long occurred in the last weekend in April. Oftentimes, this means that Stanford is the last school admitted students visit before the deadline to decide where they will enroll arrives a few days later on May 1.
Admit weekend can be somewhat of an emotional rollercoaster. It is exciting coasting down Palm Drive and taking that classic picture in front of Memorial Church with all of your new Stanford gear. Even receiving a Stanford name tag at the check-in point seems special and somehow makes your being an incoming Tree finally feel…
In a “Notes from the Quad” post, Stanford President Marc Tessier-Lavigne briefed students on the changing expectations and policies for the upcoming Admit Weekend.
Amanda Rizkalla reflects on how our families help define us, even though we see them more rarely during our college years.
Current Stanford students talk about what they didn’t learn at admit weekend (AXELLE TALMA/The Stanford Daily).
About a dozen students from four campus activist groups stepped onto the Memorial Auditorium stage bearing cardboard signs as Provost Persis Drell addressed prospective freshmen and their families.