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Academic Rigor
4.8286
Dorm Life
4.5283
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4.5273
Bang for the buck
4.5135
Clubs and Activities
4.8421
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4.7037
Most Helpful Review for Stanford University
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Charlene from Sandy, UT
  • 158 out of 161 people found this review helpful

The sheer diversity of classes is amazing and the quarter system means that you have the opportunity to take a lot of them without overloading youself

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  • Oliver from New Albany, OH
  • I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    Great school, fantastic education. The campus is in a nice area of the country and its very safe as well. However acceptance rates are extremely low and it is somewhat expensive to attend.

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  • Kristy
  • I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    It's no surprise it's everybody's dream school! If you've ever visited campus, it really is what you thought it always would be. Beautiful campus, welcoming student body, and an essence that seeps intellectual vitality.

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  • Ibraham - Emeryville, CA
  • I am a current student here

    This is a top notch University. It is ethnically diverse and very exciting. It is also a University that treats everyone equally no matter where you're from.

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  • Riley from Dublin, CA
  • I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Stanford is a very well-rounded school. I was surprised by the dedication to the arts and humanities. I would be open to applying to this school.

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  • Christopher from Antelope, CA
  • I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    This school is amazing! Stanford is super renowned for its academic excellency, and if your family income is >100,000, you can go at no expense.

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  • Jesseca from Fallbrook, CA
  • I am a current student here

    Stanford has a great community, and people can always find a group of people they feel like they belong with. Stanford also allows you to explore your interests, and take the classes you want to take. Stanford has a good party scene, if you want to go out you have the option, but if you don't, Stanford ensures there are other activities available.

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  • Aline from Mount Pleasant, IA
  • I am a current student here

    It's a place where you feel like you belong, no matter where you might come from. The people, weather, environment, and staff all combine to give you one of the greatest opportunities to learn and develop in. The people there are definitely not out to get you; I feel like every one there is ready to help you, not tear you down.

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  • S from CA
  • I am a current student here

    Stanford is a wonderful school that really encourages intellectual vitality. From the students to the faculty, everyone oozes excitement for the unknown. Stanford University is a wonderful school to be at, regardless of your passion.

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

    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.

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