Rich learning experiences that provide a broad liberal arts foundation and deep subject-area expertise
Unsurpassed opportunities to participate in the advancement of entire fields of knowledge
Continuing adult education, executive and professional programs, and programs for K-12 students
Seven schools in which to pursue your passions
“Stories – narratives – are very powerful. I love literature for what it can teach us, what it makes us feel and how we use it to communicate with each other.”
Danily C. and Laura Louise Bell Professor of the Humanities and Professor of EnglishMore about Paula
Stanford Health Care
Our multidisciplinary approach delivers unparalleled care for each patient’s unique needs, coordinating expertise with the most advanced technology.
Comprised of our biomedical research, education and clinical enterprises, Stanford Medicine is leading a worldwide revolution in precision health.
Stanford Children's Health
The only health care network in the Bay Area – and one of the few in the country – exclusively dedicated to pediatric and obstetric care
“I care most about people who are living in fringe places who have been neglected by the government, but also by science. I want to be one of the people that helps funnel resources there.”
Earth Systems, 2018, and recipient of National Geographic Young Explorers GrantMore about Madeline
A residential campus with diverse housing, exceptional dining, health care and over 600 student organizations
Arts & Culture
A rich tradition of fostering creativity and a vibrant arts district on campus
Athletics & Fitness
36 varsity sports, 32 club sports and state-of-the-art recreational facilities and fitness programs
An eye to academic excellence, intellectual vitality and personal context
Stanford students discover extraordinary freedom of opportunity—to explore, to collaborate and to challenge themselves.
Meeting the full need for every admitted undergrad who qualifies for assistance
Nearly 70% of undergraduate students receive assistance toward tuition costs. For undergraduates from households with incomes below $125,000, tuition is fully covered by scholarship and/or grant aid.