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  • General Address :
  • Stanford, California 94305
    Phone: (650) 723-2300
  • Institution Type :
  • Private , 4-year
  • Student Population:
  • 10,000 - 20,000 students

  • Awards Offered:
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  • About the School:
  • From the Stanford University Founding Grant, November 11, 1885:

    ...the Nature, Object, and Purposes of the Institution Hereby Founded, to Be:

    Its nature, that of a university with such seminaries of learning as shall make it of the highest grade, including mechanical institutes, museums, galleries of art, laboratories, and conservatories, together with all things necessary for the study of agriculture in all its branches, and for mechanical training, and the studies and exercises directed to the cultivation and enlargement of the mind:

    Its object, to qualify its students for personal success, and direct usefulness in life;

    And its purposes, to promote the public welfare by exercising an influence in behalf of humanity and civilization, teaching the blessings of liberty regulated by law, and inculcating love and reverence for the great principles of government as derived from the inalienable rights of man to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.
  • Admission information :
  • Admission Office Phone: (650) 723-2091

    Undergraduate application fee (2006): $75
    Admission / Applications ratio (2006): 11%

    Admission Considerations:
    Secondary school GPA (Recommended), Secondary school record (Required), Completion of college-prepatory program (Recommended), Recommendations (Required), Admission test scores (Required), TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) (Recommended)
  • Test Scores (2006) :
  • 25th Percentile75th Percentile
    SAT Critical Reading660760
    SAT Math680780
    SAT Writing660760
    ACT Composite2833
    ACT English2934
    ACT Math2834
    25th Percentile = 25% of students scored at or below
    75th Percentile = 25% of students scored above
  • Tuition and Fees :
  • Undergraduate Academic Year Cost:

    2005-2006 2006-2007 2007-2008
    Tuition and fees $31,452 $33,264 $35,089
    Books and supplies $1,260 $1,290 $1,335
    Room and board (on campus) $9,932 $10,367 $10,808
  • Financial Aid Information:
  • Financial Aid Office Phone: (650) 723-3058

    Percentage of students receiving any financial aid: 72%

    Average amount of types of financial aid received from:
    Federal Grants: $5,401
    State/Local Grants: $9,648
    Institutional Grants: $22,691
    Student Loans: $4,271
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