Stanford Stories Project

Students and alumni: Share your Stanford stories!

Do you have a poignant story or memory from your time at Stanford? Share it with the University Archives!

You can leave a brief audio recording detailing a story or memory from your time at Stanford on the Stanford Stories line: (415) 952-7241. Please clearly state your full name, Stanford affiliation, class year, and story or memory after the tone. Note that recordings are currently capped at approximately 3 minutes. To share a longer story or memory, please contact the Archives at By leaving a message, you acknowledge that the Archives may share recordings and transcripts in order to support teaching, learning, and research at Stanford.

Interested in sharing other types of materials documenting your experience as a Stanford student with the Archives? 

The Archives also seeks letters, student scrapbooks, photographs, websites, audio and video recordings, posters, flyers, and records of student organizations. 

Learn how to share other types of materials with the University Archives

How will these materials be used? 

Any voice recordings or other materials you share with the Archives will be used to help support the teaching, learning, and research missions of the university, including through presentations and exhibits. 

Learn more about the University Archives

 Questions? Contact the Archives at