At a Glance

Overview
  • Founded
  • 1885
  • Tuition & Fees (In-State)
  • $43,683
  • Selectivity
  • Most Selective
  • Academic Calendar
  • Quarter
  • Public/Private
  • Private
  • Religious Affiliation
  • None
Location and setting

Suburban

Stanford, CA

Deadlines

January 01

Regular App Deadline

N/A

Early App Deadline

January 1

Financial Aid Deadline

Admissions

Application Information
  • Acceptance rate
  • 7%
  • % Admitted who enroll
  • 73%
  • Application Fee
  • $90
Incoming freshman Class Rankings

100%

Top half of HS class

99%

Top quarter of HS class

94%

Top tenth of HS class
Incoming Freshman SAT Scores
  • Verbal
  • 680-780
  • Math
  • 700-790
  • Writing
  • 700-780
Incoming Freshman ACT Scores
  • Composite
  • 31-34
  • English
  • 32-35
  • Math
  • 31-35
  • Writing
  • 29-32
Admissions

Most Selective

  • ACCEPTED
  • 6%
  • PERCENT ADMITTED WHO ENROLL
  • 73%
  • ENROLLMENT
  • 18,346

Costs & Aid

Cost: In-State

$43,683

Tuition and fees (in state)

$1,500

books and supplies

$13,166

room and board

$58,349

Total on campus
Cost: Out-of-State

$43,683

Tuition and fees (out of state)

$1,500

books and supplies

$13,166

room and board

$58,349

Total on campus
Actual Cost By Income Level (w/Financial Aid)
  • Family Income
  • Cost
  • $0-$30K
  • $4,501
  • $30-$48K
  • $6,895
  • $48-$75K
  • $8,530
  • $75-$110K
  • $16,652
  • $110 & UP
  • $37,357
Financial aid

70%

Receiving Financial Aid

16%

Receiving Federal Grants

15%

Receiving Federal Loans
FINANCIAL AID DEADLINE: January 1

Student Life

Student Body

7,274

Total undergrad enrollment

11,072

Total grad students

52%

Out-of-state

38%

In-state

13%

International
Students

  • 49%

    FEMALE

  • 51

    MALE
Organizations

650

Student Organizations

17

Fraternities

13

Sororities
Housing

Yes

On-Campus Housing

57%

% of Students living on campus
Student Diversity
  • % American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 2%
  • % Asian/Pacific Islander
  • 18%
  • % Black or African-American
  • 7%
  • % Hispanic/Latino
  • 16%
  • % White or Caucasian
  • 37%

Academics

Faculty & Classes

11:1

Student:Faculty Ratio

1,510

Total Faculty (Full-time)

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