About Us

The Office of the Vice Provost for Technology and Learning supports the Stanford community in advancing Stanford educational experiences for students on campus and around the world. Our focus and expertise is in learning technologies, classroom and learning spaces, and global and extended education for professional and lifelong learners. 

We are home to:

Learning Technologies & Spaces 
Enabling a shared infrastructure of learning technology systems, classroom and learning spaces, and academic technology services to support faculty, instructors, students, and staff. We help facilitate engaging and accessible teaching and learning, from flexible classrooms that promote active learning to instructional technology and online learning platforms.

Stanford Center for Professional Development
Delivering world-class educational offerings to learners around the world through graduate, professional, and custom education.  Courses are delivered online, at Stanford, at work sites, and at international locations — providing a global community of learners with access to Stanford faculty and research.

Stanford Center for Health Education
Extending world-class health education to a global community of health professionals and to communities around the world, creating a more informed public and improving health outcomes in some of the world’s most vulnerable populations.

Stanford Online
Offering individual learners a single point of access to Stanford’s extended education and global learning opportunities.

Communications, Finance, & Operations
Providing the communications and operations infrastructure to enable and support VPTL in the delivery of services in efficient and effective ways.