Recent updates

Wildfire Smoke

October 12, 2017 3:02 pm
Stanford is continuing to monitor local air quality as a result of the tragic North Bay wildfires this week. Everyone in the campus community is encouraged to take common-sense steps to provide for their health, including drinking plenty of water and limiting strenuous outdoor activity when smoke is present.

Flu vaccinations for 2017 now available

October 12, 2017 2:57 pm
FREE FLU VACCINATIONS are now available for the Stanford community this fall at a number of on-campus vaccination clinics. Visit for more information.

Flu vaccinations available for Stanford community beginning October 3

September 27, 2016 2:08 pm
Free flu vaccinations will be available for the Stanford community beginning on October 3 at a number of on-campus vaccination clinics. Visit for more information.

Updated Zika virus advisory

September 9, 2016 10:38 am
Stanford University has updated its guidance regarding the Zika virus, transmission, prevention and travel to impacted areas.

Updated Zika virus advisory

May 13, 2016 3:02 pm
Stanford has recently updated its guidance regarding Zika virus, travel to impacted areas, and prevention.

Meningococcal Meningitis B Vaccination Available

February 25, 2016 3:25 pm
Vaden is offering expanded immunization clinics to accommodate students who are interested in receiving the meningitis B vaccine starting Wednesday, February 10, 2016.

Stanford advisory on the Zika virus

February 24, 2016 11:37 pm
The mosquito-borne Zika virus has been featured in media reports recently, with ongoing monitoring and health advisements from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the World Health Organization (WHO) and the governments of affected countries. The situation is still developing, which is why there are frequent updates and changes to these advisements and to the lists of impacted areas. Stanford has issued guidance regarding Zika virus, travel to impacted areas, and prevention.  

Ebola travel guidelines updated

February 24, 2016 11:25 pm
Stanford has recently updated its Ebola travel guidelines. As of this update, Stanford currently has no travel restrictions to or from countries in West Africa. Stanford personnel who are planning any international travel are strongly encouraged to check in and  register international travel plans with the Office of International Affairs. Registration of travel plans will help facilitate access to emergency assistance and follow up, if needed, while on university-related international travel.