Stanford University is a private not-for-profit, four or more years institution located in Stanford, California. The campus is situated in a large suburb area and is home to 6,996 undergraduate students.
Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
Average Grant or Scholarship Aid
Stanford University has an acceptance rate of 4%. The acceptance rate of 4% implies that for every 100 students that applied 4 students got accepted. 47,498 students appied to Stanford University. 4% of the students that applied got accepted, and 82% that that got accepted enrolled.
Number of Applicants
The SAT composite score at Stanford University ranged from 1440 to 1570. The ACT composite score at Stanford University ranged from 32 to 35.
|SAT Composite||1440 - 1570|
|ACT Composite||32 - 35|
The cost for undergraduate students to attend Stanford University for an academic year can be broken down into $52,857 for tuition, $672 for fees, $1,245 for books and supplies, $16,433 for room and board and $3,363 for other expenses. The cost for in-state and out-of-state students is the same.
Tuition and Fees
|Books and supplies||$1,245|
|Room and board||$16,433|
The graduation rate for undergraduate students at Stanford University is 94%. The graduation rate for male undergraduate students is 94% compared to 95% for female undergraduate students.
The retention rate for undergraduate students at Stanford University is 99%. Retention rate is the percentage of first-time undergraduate students who return to continue their studies the following fall semester.
The average earnings of former students working 10 years after entry at Stanford University is $141,300 with 25% of former students having earnings less than $57,000 compared to 25% former students having earnings greater than $164,000.
Mean Earnings After 10 Years
Earnings Range After 10 Years
Percent Earning Over $25,000 After 10 Years
The percent of former students working 10 years after entry at Stanford University is 91% compared to 9% of former students 10 years after entry not working.
The largest programs/majors at Stanford University include "Computer Science" with 330 graduates followed by "Human Biology" with 125 graduates, "Engineering, Other" with 123 graduates, "Engineering-Related Fields" with 93 graduates and "Economics" with 86 graduates.
ⓘ Graduates by program are reported for students receiving bachelors degree.View all Programs and Majors