Explore the possibilities of a Stanford education.
About 1,700 freshmen and 30 transfer students enroll at Stanford each year. We review each applicant with an eye to academic excellence, intellectual vitality and personal context.
Undergraduate Financial Aid
Stanford meets the full financial need of every admitted undergrad who qualifies for assistance. Tuition is covered for undergrads with family incomes under $150,000. Tuition, room, and board are covered for undergrads with family incomes below $100,000.
Profile of the Class of 2026
More than 200 degree programs are offered across seven schools at Stanford. Admission requirements vary greatly among them.
Financing Graduate Study
The cost of graduate study at Stanford — and the resources available for financial support — vary by degree, school and enrollment status. About 85% of Stanford graduate students receive financial assistance.
Vice Provost for Graduate Education
The Office of the Vice Provost for Graduate Education offers information for prospective students of the 200+ graduate degree programs offered at Stanford.
We are committed to making a world-class education affordable.
Applying To Other Programs
High school students, current Stanford students, and other college students can all apply to participate in eight-week summer academic programs.
Stanford offers valuable opportunities in continuing adult education, executive, and professional programs, and special programs for K-12 students.
Information for postdoctoral scholars seeking positions at Stanford University.