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Stanford University

Number of top 10 appearances: 22

Position in QS World University Rankings 2012/13: 15

Country: US

General Information

School type private
Year founded 1885
Religious affiliation N/A
Academic calendar quarter
Setting suburban
2011 Endowment $16,502,606,000


When applying to Stanford University, it’s important to note the application deadline is January 1, and the early action deadline is November 1. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due January 1. The application fee at Stanford University is $90. It is most selective, with an acceptance rate of 7.1 percent and an early acceptance rate of 12.6 percent.

For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.

Selectivity most selective
Fall 2011 acceptance rate 7.1%
Application deadline January 1
SAT/ACT scores must be received by January 1

Academic Life

The student-faculty ratio at Stanford University is 5:1, and the school has 68.9 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Stanford University include: Library Science; Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies; Engineering; Biological and Biomedical Sciences; and Physical Sciences. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 98.0 percent.

Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 5:1
4-year graduation rate 79
Five most popular majors for 2011 graduates
Library Science 21%
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 16%
Engineering 15%
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 7%
Physical Sciences 5%

Student Life

Stanford University has a total undergraduate enrollment of 6,988, with a gender distribution of 51.6 percent male students and 48.4 percent female students. At this school, 91.0 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 9.0 percent of students live off campus. Stanford University is part of the NCAA I athletic conference.

Total enrollment 19,945
Student gender distribution
Student gender distribution
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority
Collegiate athletic association NCAA I

Campus Info & Services

Stanford University offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, women’s center, placement service, day care, health service, and health insurance. Stanford University also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Of the students at Stanford University, 29 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is permitted for students of legal age at Stanford University.

Students who have cars on campus 29%
Health insurance offered Yes
Students required to own/lease a computer No

Paying for School

At Stanford University, 51.2 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $40,300.

Tuition and fees $41,787 (2012-13)
Room and board $12,721 (2012-13)
Financial aid statistics
Financial aid statistics

International Academic Credentials

Stanford’s assessment of a foreign degree is based on the characteristics of a national educational system, the type of institution attended, and the level of studies completed. The following guidelines indicate the minimum level of study of applicants from recognized academic institutions outside the U.S.

Minimum level of study required of applicants of who wish to apply for graduate study at Stanford:

Britain British patterned education – bachelor’s degree with honors.
France Diplome d’Ingenieur from grandes écoles awarded before enrollment at Stanford. Note: the gradue (graduate certificate) does not meet the minimum requirement. Maitrise from universities.
Germany The diplom, magister artium (M.A.) or staatsexamen. Three-year Bologna compliant bachelor’s degree accepted.
Other European countries University degree requiring four years of study. Three-year Bologna compliant bachelor’s degree accepted.
Middle East University degree requiring four years of study.
Canada Three-year bachelor’s degree from Quebec, four-year bachelor’s degree from other provinces.
Latin America University degree requiring four years of study.
India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal Bachelor’s degree in engineering or medicine, master’s degree in all other fields. (Note: A three-year bachelor’s degree in any subject is not considered sufficient for graduate study at Stanford. The two-year master’s degree following the three-year bachelor’s degree from India is required.)
Philippines Four-year bachelor’s degree.
Russian republics University diploma requiring four years of study. Three-year Bologna compliant bachelor’s degree accepted (requires the Diploma Supplement issued in accordance to the Bologna Declaration).
Other Asian countries University degree requiring four years of study.

Required Exams

Educational Testing Services (ETS) administers required exams. Applicants are encouraged to register early to maximize the chances of scheduling preferred test dates and times. For details and registration information explore the ETS web site.

Reporting Scores

Official scores must be reported directly to Stanford from Educational Testing Services. Stanford’s ETS institutional code is 4704.  Individual department code numbers are not necessary.  As long as the institutional code of 4704 is selected, the score will be electronically delivered to Stanford.

Applicants Applying To Internet-Based (iBT) TOEFL Paper-Based TOEFL
Doctoral Programs: All Fields



Master’s Programs: Humanities, Sciences, Social Sciences, Education



Master’s Programs: School of Engineering



Official Website: http://studentaffairs.stanford.edu

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