Stanford University is a private university in Stanford, CA.
In addition to frequently hosting ACF events, Stanford traditionally hosts the annual tournament, Cardinal Classic. Stanford also hosts the long running Stanford Archive, one of the chief question respositories. In the 2012-2013 school year, the Stanford A team went undefeated in every tournament at which it played (ACF Fall in November, IFT Mirror in November, SCT DII in February, ICT DII in April, and MUT in May) except for ACF Nationals (though they went undefeated in their playoff bracket).
College Bowl Title Succession
Stanford's 1978 College Bowl championship team featured noted jazz critic Ted Gioia, the uncle of the Gonzaga- and Harvard-affiliated Ted Gioia who is more famous to the quizbowl community.