Work/Life Fit

Leveraging Stanford's Flexibility Policies

Stanford Medicine is committed to providing faculty with the flexibility they need to succeed at work and at home. Stanford’s progressive work-life policies, overseen by the WorkLife Office, encompass every stage of life to help faculty meet the many demands of work and home. 

Need Help?

For further guidance in work/life fit issues, please contact one of the following individuals or offices:

Contact OFDD

For more information on work/life fit at Stanford Medicine:

Faculty Resources

For comprehensive summaries of work-life programs, resources, policies, and assistance policies at Stanford, see here    

Faculty Child Care Assistance Program

The Faculty Child Care Assistance Program (FCCAP) provides a salary supplement to eligible faculty to offset qualified child care expenses. Awards levels are based on an applicant's household income. 


Windhover is a contemplative center on campus for students, staff, and faculty. This architecturally renowned space, designed to house the works of artist Nathan Oliveira, offers a place for the Stanford community to engage in the contemplative process.

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