Stanford University

Stanford, CA, USA
4.36 Average Rating

Stanford University is a research institution located in the California town of the same name. The more than 8,000-acre campus features seven schools, the largest of which is the School of Humanities and Sciences, and 80 residential facilities. With a more than 1.6 billion dollar annual research budget, Stanford maintains multiple independent laboratories, centers, and institutes in Physical Sciences, Environmental Sciences, Humanities and Social Sciences, as well as Biological and Life Sciences. More than half of Stanford’s students study abroad per year through the Bing Overseas Studies Program, which offers destinations in Australia, Cape Town,  Kyoto, and more.


Average Net Price
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Institution Type
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb
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Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 34
Average SAT Composite: 1479

What Students Are Saying

4.36 Average Rating
Stanford is an incredible place. It has the best research opportunities and economics in the world, and its arts facilities are exceptional and quickly becoming the best in the world as well. This unique experience is worth any amount of work done in high school to achieve it.
Josh from San Antonio, TX
by far the most diverse, relaxed campus full of happy, friendly students of all ages. clean, green and exuding student pride everywhere you go. the best choice anyone could ever make!
Dahlton from Jackson, CA

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