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Stanford University Stanford, CA 94305

Admission: 650-723-2091 • Financial Aid: 650-723-3058 •

Coed • Four-Year • Research University Stanford is one of the world’s leading research universities. Stanford is known for its entrepreneurial character drawn from the legacy of its founders, Jane and Leland Stanford, and its relationship to Silicon Valley. Research and teaching stresses interdisciplinary approaches to problem solving. Areas of excellence range from the humanities to social sciences to engineering and the sciences. Stanford is located in California’s Bay Area, one of the most intellectually dynamic and culturally diverse areas of the nation. Campus Information

Admission Information

Academic Calendar Quarter System Undergrad: 6,999; Grad: 8,871 Number of Students Average Size of Entering Class 1,700 Largest UG Degree Programs N/A Distance Learning Offered (for Graduate students only) Yes Student to Faculty Ratio 5:1 $41,250 Tuition (w/o financial aid) On Campus Housing Policy Freshmen must live on campus Auto Regs Freshmen may not have cars on campus. Fee based parking Intercollegiate & Intramural sports; Extracurricular Athletic Scholarships; 650 Student Organizations; 30 Fraternities/Sororities

Application Fee Application Fee Waiver Commitment Deposit Amount Early Action

Procedures & Standards—Freshmen Application Deadline Date Students Notified of Admission Accept/Recommend A-G Course Pattern Middle 50% SAT Range for Freshman Class Math Scores Writing Critical Reading Combined Scores

Financial Aid Information Priority Deadline for Financial Aid Feb. 15 Financial Aid Forms Required FAFSA and CSS Profile Pell Grants; FSEOG; Cal Grants; Types of Aid Available Institutional Scholarships; Federal Student and Parent Loans; Private Loans; Work-Study

Percent of Freshmen Receiving Financial Aid 59%

$90 Yes $200 Yes

Fall: Jan. 1 Fall: Apr. 1 See website 700 to 790 700 to 780 680 to 780 2100 to 2310

Profile of Incoming Freshmen Applicants Admitted Fall Admit Rate

36,632 2,423 6.6%

Graduation Rates Freshmen who graduate within four years Freshmen who graduate within five years

80% 92%

Freshman Class Geographical Profile 16%

Federal Grants


6% State/Local Grants

Institutional Grants

Other Countries 10%

Student Loans

Other States 52%

Diversity (All Undergraduates) <1% American Indian/Alaska Native 19% 6% 17%

Asian Black/African American Hispanic

<1% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 38% 7%

White Non-Resident Alien

California 38%

Procedures & Standards—Transfers Application Deadline Date Students Notified of Admission Advanced Placement Offered Advanced Credit Given Transfer Units Accepted Res. Units Req’d for a Bachelors Degree Minimum College GPA Accept IGETC/CSUGE Breadth

Fall: Mar. 15 Fall: May 15 Yes Yes Min. Sem: 26; Qtr: 39 Max. Sem: 60; Qtr: 90 (2 years) Qtr: 90 See website See website

1% Race/Ethnicity Unknown 11%

Two or More Races

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