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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 endeavor to make service an essential 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.

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.


Jun 3 2020
Jun 3 2020
The Haas Center's message of support to our community.
Apr 22 2020
Apr 22 2020
Donald Kennedy, Stanford’s eighth president, who founded the Haas Center for Public Service and inspired generations of students to dedicate themselves to public service, has died at 88.