Announcements & News

2023 Winter Closure

The Veterinary Service Center will be operating under minimal staffing levels during the winter closure beginning Thursday, 12/21/2023 through Wednesday, 1/3/2024.

All VSC Administrative Offices will be closed beginning at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, December 20th, 2023 and re-opening on Thursday, January 4th, , 2024 at 7:00 am.

Learn more about impacts to research support services and animal ordering by clicking on the button below.

New Webpage: "News and Updates"

A new webpage has been created for announcements pertaining only to Stanford personnel. This page will be updated regularly with new announcements impacting researchers.  

VSC Services

View frequently used resources below.

Contact Us


Stanford Research Facility and Animal Welfare Concerns:

Note: To remain anonymous, dial *67 before the phone number. This will remove your caller identification. 

AnimalTrax Support

  • Submit a ServiceNow (HelpSU) ticket if you have any questions about animal ordering, transfers, access, or need to inquire status updates on any AnimalTrax services.  
  • In your request, please enter as much information as possible, like protocol number, location, or barcode numbers.
  • One of our staff will get back to you within 1-2 business days, excluding Stanford Holidays.