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Recruiting Schedule 2024 - 25

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To help you plan your recruitment at Stanford, we've provided the dates of our recruiting events and the Stanford academic schedule. Please also refer to the Religious Calendar before scheduling your recruitment event.

2023-24 Neighborhood Decorative Accent Line

Autumn Quarter 2024

Jul 1Regular Scheduling Opens
Sep 23Autumn Quarter Begins
Sep 30Autumn On-Campus Recruiting Begins
Oct 9Fall Computer Forum On-Campus Career Fair
Oct 10Fall On-Campus Career Fair
Oct 22Fall Virtual Career Fair
Nov 25 - 
Thanksgiving Break (On-Campus Recruiting activities will not be held during this break)
Dec 2 - 
Fall End-Quarter Period
Dec 9 - 
Fall End-Quarter Examinations
Dec 21 - 
Jan 5
Stanford Winter Closure (campus is closed to students, staff, and the community)

Winter Quarter 2025

Dec 2Regular Scheduling for Winter Begins
Jan 6Winter Quarter Begins
Jan 13Winter On-Campus Recruiting Begins
Feb 4Winter On-Campus Career Fair
Feb 19Winter Virtual Career Fair
Mar 7Winter Quarter and On-Campus Recruiting Ends* (resumes on 4/8/24)
Mar 10 - 
Winter End-Quarter Period
Mar 17 - 
Winter End-Quarter Examinations
Mar 24 - 
Spring Break

Spring Quarter

Mar 3Regular Scheduling for Spring Begins
Mar 31Spring Quarter Begins
Apr 7Spring On-Campus Recruiting Begins
Apr 8Spring On-Campus Career Fair
Apr 17Ivy+ Just In Time Virtual Career Fair
May 29Spring Quarter and On-Campus Recruiting Ends* (resumes in October 2025)
Mar 30 -
Jun 5
Spring End of Quarter Period
Jun 6 -
Spring End-Quarter Examinations
 *Virtual recruiting continues, and dates are subject to change
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