Overview

Student Population
17,534
National Rank
#7
Stanford University overview
Location Stanford, California
Online stanford.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
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Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Stanford, California, Stanford University is a large four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 44,073 prospective students applied, and 2,085 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,700 enrolled in the school.  16,189 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,345 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $48,987 plus fees of $630. Stanford is ranked 7 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Elite 
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SAT 1440/1560
ACT 32/35
GPA 4.18
Applications Accepted
4.7% 
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Applications Due Jan 1, 2020
Applicant Competition Extreme

Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$48,987
Costs for Stanford University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,455
Other Fees$630
Room and Board $15,112
Budget for Other Expenses$2,925
Total One Year Cost$69,109

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$122,900 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
96% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Stanford University students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 21%
General Studies 16%
Engineering 15%
Biology 7%
Computer and Information Sciences 5%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=243744 IPEDS survey data for Stanford University.