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Unique grad-only resources, experiences and opportunities have been designed with you in mind—to guide you from your first time on campus to receiving your master’s degree and beyond.

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Grad Commencement Celebration

This event has reached its guest capacity and we are no longer able to accept pre-event registrations or walk-up registrations at the event.

Join your classmates for an evening under the stars as you sample wine, beer, champagne and food pairings outside Old Union on June 8, 2022. This free event is open to graduating grad students who are eligible to participate in June Commencement.

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SAA Snackapalooza

On Saturday, June 11 and Sunday, June 12, from 11 am - 12:30 pm on both days, Stanford Alumni Association joins the celebration with a complimentary snack and water giveaway on Galvez Street in front of the Frances C. Arrillaga Alumni Center. Family and friends are welcome to swing by on the way to your individual department ceremonies!

Community building

On-campus community building

Keeping your grad family close is important, and SAA is here to help. In partnership with the Graduate Life Office, SAA supports graduate community-building efforts across campus.

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Stay connected

The Stanford Alumni Association provides opportunities for you to stay involved and close to your class community—especially after graduation. Check out everything that’s available to you in your new life as a young alum.

Explore life as a young alum
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Get social

Stay connected and follow us! We’re @StanfordAlumni on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. Show your (virtual) Cardinal pride with animated stickers on your social media, or replace your your Zoom background with a snapshot from the Farm.

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SAA Membership

To celebrate your accomplishments, we’re giving grad school graduates a lifetime SAA membership. It’s a helpful graduation gift full of discounts, special access and other great benefits. Your membership will be activated after your degree is conferred. Look for more details this spring quarter.

Learn more about your SAA Membership gift

STANFORD magazine

Whether you have an hour or five minutes, we've got online content to help you learn and grow. Read STANFORD mag

Alumni Career Connections

Harness the Stanford Network for your career. From the alumni directory and a private LinkedIn group to networking and industry advice, we keep you connected. Check out our career resources