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COLLEGE PROFILE

Stanford University

Stanford, CA

TUITION AND EXPENSES

Cost of Attendance$62,455
Tuition and Fees
$44,184
Room and Board
$13,631
Books and Supplies
$1,425
Other Expenses
$3,215
Payment PlansExternal finance company

APPLYING FOR FINANCIAL AID

Financial Aid Office
E-mailfinancialaid@stanford.edu
Web SiteFinancial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL Net Price Calculator URL
Application Process
Application DeadlinePriority deadline February 15
Award NotificationOn a rolling basis beginning April 1
Methodology for Awarding
Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms RequiredCost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001305
Free
CSS/Financial Aid Profile$25 for first college, $16 each additional

PROFILE OF 2012-13 FINANCIAL AID

Freshmen
Financial Aid Applicants1,049 (59.4%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need880 (83.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid859 (97.6%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met803 (93.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met100%
Average Award$42,514
Need-Based Gift
Received by 842 (98.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $40,395
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 582 (67.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $2,165
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 10 (1.2%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based GiftNot reported
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants3,911 (55.9%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need3,600 (51.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid3,560 (98.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met3,094 (86.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met100%
Average Award$42,852
Need-Based Gift
Received by 3,485 (97.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $40,460
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,740 (77.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $2,502
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 84 (2.4%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift12 (.2%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $7,356
Borrowing
2013 Graduates Who
Took Out Loans
23%
Average Indebtedness of
2013 Graduates
$16,640
Parents Borrowing PLUS Loans 
Parents of Students
Receiving Aid
3.0%
Parents of Students Not
Receiving Aid
1.0%

FINANCIAL AID PROGRAMS

Loans
Federal LoansDirect subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans, Federal Perkins loans
State Loans 
Other Loans 
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based AvailableFederal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based AvailableAthletic scholarships
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Not reported
Special Characteristics
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Not reported
Employment
Work-Study ProgramsFederal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from
On-Campus Employment
$2,311
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CLASS OF 2019 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M CR W  
Average 3.85 4.30 711 687 689 31
Low 2.20 2.20 200 350 360 19
High 4.00 5.00 800 800 800 36
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