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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, DK Room

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 6 2018
Apr 6 2018
Read some of the mission statements of the over 200 students who have made a Cardinal Commitment this year.
Apr 3 2018
Apr 3 2018
Students selected for the Haas Center's post-undergraduate fellowships will work full-time for philanthropic, nonprofit, and government organizations.