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
“At Stanford, I’ve found that chance encounters often lead to unexpected and fulfilling research collaborations where each team member considers a project from a different angle.”
Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering and of Mechanical EngineeringMore about John
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 came to Stanford knowing that I love the ocean. Hopkins Marine Station is an amazing place for research and meeting incredible people doing ocean work.”
Sophomore biology majorMore about Laura
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
We look forward to learning about you through your application to Stanford.
Three principles guide our holistic evaluation and selection process: academic excellence, intellectual vitality and personal context.
Stanford meets the full financial need of every admitted undergrad who qualifies for assistance.
Nearly 70% of undergrads receive financial aid. Generally, tuition is free for families with incomes below $125,000.