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Stanford Pre-Collegiate Studies Conferences

As part of Stanford Continuing Studies, Stanford Pre-Collegiate Studies is committed to providing opportunities for pre-college students and life-long learners. We work with other organizations to host conferences on campus that explore a broad range of subjects such as , science, puzzles, mathematics and medicine.

Learn. Network. Grow.

Gather on campus with other brilliant minds to learn more about the fields that fascinate you. Our conferences introduce pre-college and lifelong learners to innovative subjects, cutting-edge research and help guide you on your educational paths.
Community of Learners
Meet like-minded, passionate people who are interested in questions that drive you.
Stanford Expertise
Stanford University is a hub of excellence in all fields, so you will learn from the best scholars and professionals.
Academic Year
Our programs run throughout the academic year.
STEM Excellence
Learn about the future of mathematics, science, and more.

STEM Conferences

We offer conferences for students and life-long learners. Learn more about our diverse conferences on their respective event pages to find out conference dates, eligibility requirements, and registration details.
Grades 6–12

Julia Robinson Math Festival

This festival celebrates mathematics on the beautiful Stanford campus for a morning of fun. Alongside fellow math and puzzle enthusiasts, you can visit over 30 tables with various games, problems, and activities centered on creative, collaborative inquiry.
All Ages

Celebration of Mind @ Stanford

Share your passions and discover new fields of mathematical inquiry, puzzle games, and more during this vibrant gathering of enthusiasts. This gathering features exciting presentations and short talks from mathematicians, magicians, and artists. You can also visit over 20 tables for hands-on activities.

Past Conference Highlights

See some of the demonstrations, lectures, and activities that our previous conference participants had the chance to explore.
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