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We will work together to make administration seamless and efficient to enable and support teaching, learning and research.


The Business Affairs organization at Stanford provides administrative policies, infrastructure, systems, services and support for the benefit of the University community.

What We Do

Create an inclusive environment that attracts, develops and retains a diverse, world-class staff

Transform administrative processes, systems, and infrastructure throughout the University to reduce the burden on faculty, students and other staff

Deliver accurate, timely and useful information to support decision-making

Create a comprehensive and balanced approach to university-wide risk management and compliance

Continuously improve our clients' satisfaction with administrative services

Access to principal initiatives that are aligned with these strategic goals is restricted to Stanford only.

Our Workplace

The Stanford Redwood City Campus includes four modern office buildings, a cafĂ© and outdoor promenade and plazas, a child care center, parking garage and employee wellness center. Our 35-acre campus is home to approximately 2,700 Stanford staff members.