Stanford defensive end Dylan Boles, who was a key member of the Pac-12's #WeAreUnited unity group, announced Friday that he is entering the transfer portal.

Boles, who has appeared in eight games in his Cardinal career, will be a graduate transfer. He announced he will depart after he graduates at the end of Stanford's winter quarter.

"First and foremost, I am grateful for the phenomenal academic and athletic opportunities that were provided to me through Stanford University," Boles said in a statement posted on Twitter.