Help and Support For Students
If you are a STUDENT…
- … and are a national of any of the six countries specified in the March 6 executive order (Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen) with questions or concerns about travel or other immigration matters, please contact the Bechtel International Center (firstname.lastname@example.org) for assistance. Bechtel staff will facilitate scheduling a consultation with an immigration attorney to discuss your specific situation.
- … and are a non-U.S. citizen seeking information about immigration or travel issues, contact the Bechtel International Center (email@example.com) for assistance.
- … and need help with an issue or concern regarding undocumented status, contact the Immigrants’ Rights Clinic of Stanford Law School for a free consultation.
- … and are seeking mental or emotional health support, contact Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) at (650) 723-3785. Individual CAPS drop-in sessions also are available at the Bechtel International Center on Mondays from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. during the summer. In addition, in partnership with CAPS, The Markaz: Resource Center will provide mental health resources for students during the summer, including a weekly group therapy meeting and one-on-one drop in sessions with Dr. Rania Awaad, both available on Thursdays. The full schedule of these offerings is available here.
- … and need assistance with impacts on your graduate study at Stanford, please contact the Graduate Life Office at (650) 736-7078.
- … and need assistance with impacts on your undergraduate study, please contact your Academic Advising Director (AAD) or, if you are a student athlete, the Athletic Academic Resource Center (AARC).
- … and are seeking other kinds of support, dialogue or connections with others, engage with Residential Education or one of Stanford’s community resource centers.
- and your plans to seek employment, internships or postdoctoral opportunities have been affected by the executive order, contact these individuals at the appropriate university career centers for guidance and assistance:
- Farouk Dey, BEAM, Stanford Career Education
- Stephanie Eberle, School of Medicine Career Center
- Sofie Kleppner, Office of Postdoctoral Affairs
- Maeve Richard, Graduate School of Business Career Management Center
- Susan Robinson, Stanford Law School Office of Career Services
- Nereyda Salinas, Stanford EdCareers at the Graduate School of Education
The Opportunity Fund makes financial assistance available to students for urgent, short-term needs. Click here for additional information and an application.
Another resource for students is the Dean of Students Office.