Stanford Pre-Collegiate Studies advances the education of academically talented, intellectually curious, pre-college students. We offer a variety of programs designed to meet the needs of top students everywhere.

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Online High School
An accredited independent middle and high school.
Summer Session
Be a Stanford student and receive Stanford credit.
Summer Institutes
Explore your passions with our variety of summer programs.

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With participation from every state and over 80 countries, our offerings attract bright, intellectually adventurous, and passionate students who are eager to come together to explore unique content, build life-long friendships, and gain new insights into themselves.  

Our instructional teams are experts in their fields and eager to share their enthusiasm for their subjects and their love of teaching. Building from a spirit of collaboration, engaging classrooms, and sessions that encourage critical thinking, we create a magic formula of curriculum, students, and instructors, producing a vibrant and intellectually stimulating learning environment.