Stanford West & Welch Road - Cable TV

My TV only receives channels 1-12. What's wrong?

Channels 1-12 are courtesy channels available at no charge. You must subscribe to cable TV To receive additional channels.

To sign up for cable TV, students who live on campus can use the IT Services Site at

Non-students and residents of Stanford West and Welch Road can call 650.725.HELP.

How much does cable TV cost?

Monthly cost depends upon the number and kinds of channels you want. For students, courtesy room service is free, and includes Stanford programming and PBS.

Paid services include Basic and Premium channel lineups.