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Graduate Student Information Center

Location: 750 Escondido Road | Second floor of the Graduate Community Center | Bogota Room #212

The Graduate Student Information Center (GSIC) is a space where new graduate students can come to get a host of information and meet other graduate students during orientation. This year, the GSIC will be from Monday, September 9th to Friday, September 20th. Students can drop by anytime during the day to ask questions, chat with fellow grad students, and get aquainted with the resources available on campus. We will also have treats and snacks throughout the week, along with IT support and Q&A sessions with campus services so don't forget to check our schedule below!

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Mondays-Fridays 9AM-5PM
Saturday, 9/14-Sunday, 9/15 10AM-2PM

Have a question you don't know where to begin?Come visit us! Grad students will be on hand to answer any questions you may have as a new graduate student.Need food and shopping recommendations? Don't know where/how to get a bike? Overwhelmed with all the programs and services that are available on campus?Whether you want to chat with a fellow grad or get some answers to your questions, we're here to help!

Mondays-Thursdays 10AM-12PM
Fridays 3PM-5PM

Need help connecting your device online? IT support is here to offer general troubleshooting! A Stanford Network Specialist will be on hand to help any students get set up so don't forget to drop by.

Friday, 9/13 1PM-2PM (Sprinkles cupcakes)
Wednesday, 9/18 2PM-3PM (Jamba Juice smoothies)

Whether you need a break from moving in or just want a little pick-me-up after a long week, come and grab a treat on us! Drop by to get a treat and meet other new grads (first come, first served until supplies last)!

Tuesday, 9/17 11AM-12PM (Boba Guys boba)

The Graduate Life Office and Counseling and Psychology Services are here to answer any questions you have about Stanford! Come learn about the resources we have to offer, snacks provided!

Tuesday, 9/17 2PM-2:30PM (Domino's pizza)

Personal Safety: Active Shooter Training presentation will be held from 1-2PM in the Havana room. DPS will be available after to answer your safety and security questions. Come meet DPS and stay for a slice of pizza!