Welcome

The Stanford Computer Science Department was founded in 1965.  A half-century on, the department is a force for innovation, scientific discovery and world-wide impact.  We are particularly proud of the graduates of our programs, many of whom are leaders in academia, industry and government.

-Prof. Alex Aiken, Chair

News

Wednesday, April 13, 2016
Stanford University President John Hennessy offers his take on important leadership qualities, Silicon Valley, and the future of higher education.​
Tuesday, April 5, 2016
In the Stanford Product Realization Lab, students get back in touch with the process of making and building things.
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
Shift COO Minnie Ingersoll explains how the company is bringing trust and simplicity to the used car market.
Friday, March 18, 2016
Mark Fields discusses the evolution of the auto industry, and how the business he leads is moving from an auto company to an auto and mobility company.
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
A fellowship offered jointly by the School of Engineering and the Friends of Music at Stanford provides music lessons to engineering students.

Events