Stanford UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Stanford, California Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$53,529

Avg tuition

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About Stanford University

Stanford University is a large private university located on a suburban campus in Stanford, California. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 17,249, and admissions are extremely selective, with an acceptance rate of 4%. The university offers 63 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 94%, and a student-faculty ratio of 5:1. Tuition and fees for students are $53,529.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

4% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 4%

Retention Rate 99%

Graduation Rate 94%

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1440-1570

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 32-35

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.

Learning Environment

45%

Female Student Population

5:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

17k

Number of Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

32%

Non-U.S. Citizen

25%

Asian

18%

Hispanic

11%

Two or more races

6%

Black

4%

Unknown

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

18% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

18%

State Grant Aid

5%

Institution Grant Aid

56%

Pell Grant

18%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $6,211
State Grant Aid $9,051
Institution Grant Aid $52,223
Pell Grant Aid $4,730

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships