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Dinner with the Provost

Arrillaga Ctr for Sports & Rec

Stanford New Student Orientation presents:

NSO Dinner with the Provost

6:45PM, Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Arrillaga Center for Sports and Recreation, 341 Galvez St, Stanford, CA 94305


Provost Persis Drell and the Parents’ Club of Stanford University invite parents and families of new undergraduate students to join them for a casual dinner and dessert. Guests will enjoy dinner, musical performances, and lively conversation with other parents and families of new students. Provost Persis Drell will give a dinner address and Parents’ Club hosts will be on hand to welcome parents and answer questions. Dinner includes an outdoor buffet service and non-alcoholic refreshments with seating inside the Arrillaga Center for Sports and Recreation (ACSR).


Online ticket sales for this event was closed at midnight on Friday, August 18, 2017. Any remaining tickets will be available for purchase on Tuesday, September 19, at the Stanford Ticket Office located on the 2nd floor of Tresidder Memorial Union from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Any tickets remaining after 3 p.m. will be available at the dinner venue (ACSR) starting at 5:15 p.m.

Please do not purchase a ticket for your student; students will be attending other required orientation events during this time. Siblings, however, are welcome to attend.

Please note: The NSO Provost Dinner is an event only for parents and families of new undergraduate students (first-year and transfer students).

Tickets are $18 per guest. Tickets purchased online will be mailed to you.*

* International purchasers - Please select the Will Call option for your shipping method. Your tickets will not be mailed but instead can be picked up from Will Call at the event beginning at 5:15 p.m.

All sales are final. No refunds. No cancellations. Processing fee is included in price.

If you have questions about registration or your order, please email the Stanford Ticket Office.

For more information about the dinner, please visit the New Student Orientation Parent & Family Events website.

Dinner with the Provost