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Stanford University Admissions Stats

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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Recommended
Recommendations: Required
Secondary School GPA: Recommended
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Recommended
Common Application Accepted: Yes

Application Fees

$90
Undergrad Application Fee
$125
Graduate Application Fee

Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

Phone: (650) 723-2091
Admissions Phone: (650) 723-2091
General Site: www.stanford.edu/
Admissions: http://admission.stanford.edu/
Application: http://www.stanford.edu/dept/uga/application/freshman/apply.html
Stanford University
  • Located in Stanford, CA
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 16,122 students enrolled
  • 5% admitted
  • $47,940 annual cost to attend

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • S from CA
  • Sep-10-2016 I am a current student here

    Stanford is academically rigorous. But at the same time, we all have our own unique personalities and passions. Don't forget to let your application reflect characteristics unique to you and not just focus on your academic standing.

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  • Josh from San Antonio, TX
  • Feb-14-2016 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Write exceptional essays Get personal recommendations that reflect your willingness to mentor peers Become oblong rather than well-rounded: be exceptional in one or two extracurriculars Illustrate your passion for them

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  • Daisy from Downey, CA
  • Oct-24-2015 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Visit the campus if the opportunity arises. Academics are important, but your college experience engulfs more than that. When I visited Stanford, I was surprised by how massive the campus was. (Maps are dispersed throughout campus to help you navigate the place.) Besides its size, nothing of distinction attracted my attention or appealed to me. The students were chill, and the weather was nice. However, a perfect environment is subjective, so I definitely encourage you to visit.

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  • Dhoj from Phuentsholing, AA
  • Oct-16-2015 I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    I would be one of the 10 top research students applying for missiology research studies with a scholarship sponsorship

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