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Welcome to the Haas Center, the hub of Cardinal Service.

The Haas Center for Public Service inspires Stanford University to realize a just and sustainable world through service, scholarship, and community partnerships. It is the hub of Cardinal Service, a university-wide initiative to elevate and expand service as a distinctive feature of a Stanford education.

Cardinal Quarter

Cardinal Quarter participant

Dedicate a summer or quarter to full-time service.

Cardinal Courses

Take a course that applies classroom knowledge to real-world social problems.

Upcoming Events

Haas Center for Public Service - Room...
Haas Center for Public Service

Cardinal Commitment

Cardinal Commitment mentor

Make a long-term commitment to service.

Cardinal Careers

Cardinal Careers - White House

Pursue work in the public interest or integrate service into any career.


Apr 20 2018
Apr 20 2018
Five organizations have been awarded Social Impact Grants to support undergraduate students addressing social issues.
Apr 6 2018
Apr 6 2018
Read some of the mission statements of the over 200 students who have made a Cardinal Commitment this year.