College Of The Week: Stanford University

Stanford University is a private university founded in 1885. 

This private institution is located in Stanford California. 

Stanford has been ranked by US News as the 6th National University in the nation. ⁣⁣

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Enrollment

Stanford University has a total undergraduate enrollment of 6,996, with a 4% acceptance rate.

Stanford University Stats

DEADLINES

  • The Regular Decision Deadline is January 2nd
  • The Early Decision Deadline is November 1st
  • Application fee: $90

TUITION AND FEES

Stanford University’s tuition and fees amount to $56,169.

In 2020, the price of Room and Board was $17,255

Yet, this does not mean you would have to pay that amount, as Stanford is known for granting generous financial aid packages to students who need them.

FINANCIAL AID

Need-based aid is determined by your family’s financial ability to pay for college, which is calculated by the FAFSA.

For example, in 2020, families that made under $30,000 a year, paid around $1,226 to attend Stanford University.

Stanford Board of Trustees
Stanford University Board of Trustees- Stanford News

Need-based aid is determined by your family’s financial ability to pay for college, which is calculated by the FAFSA.

For example, in 2020, families that made under $30,000 a year, paid around $1,226 to attend Stanford University.

Notable Alumni

From the halls of college dorms to the screens on your televisions and smartphones. Check out the top 10 most SUCCESSFUL Stanford students. 

For this list, we are not just focusing on big personalities who completed their Stanford degrees but also students whose careers have reached a high level of prominence since their academic days.

While many graduates have become iconic celebrities in the global arena, other students left Stanford before graduating to follow their passions and changed how you and I live our day to day lives.

But one thing all of our picks share is being recognized for their success, wealth, popularity, dominance in their respective fields, and the respect they have earned throughout their careers. 

Location

RANKING

#6 in National Universities  

In 2020, the graduation rate for Stanford University seniors was 94%⁣. 

 

Stay tuned for next week’s “College of the Week” highlight.

 

As always, if you have any questions, please let us know!

 
– Laura 
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