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COLLEGE PROFILE

Stanford University

Stanford, CA

TUITION AND EXPENSES

Cost of Attendance$67,291
Tuition and Fees
$47,940
Room and Board
$14,601
Books and Supplies
$1,425
Other Expenses
$3,325
Payment PlansInstallment plan, external 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 Deadline 
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 2015-16 FINANCIAL AID

Freshmen
Financial Aid Applicants960 (55.8%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need762 (79.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid762 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met719 (94.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met100%
Average Award$50,547
Need-Based Gift
Received by 747 (98.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $47,664
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 501 (65.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $2,223
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 20 (2.6%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift1 (.1%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $6,883
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants3,730 (54.3%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need3,324 (89.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid3,324 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met2,998 (90.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met100%
Average Award$49,124
Need-Based Gift
Received by 3,255 (97.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $45,318
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,515 (75.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $2,581
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 121 (3.6%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift20 (.3%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $13,697
Borrowing
2016 Graduates Who
Took Out Loans
21%
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
$21,987
Parents Borrowing PLUS Loans 
Parents of Students
Receiving Aid
2.0%
Parents of Students Not
Receiving Aid
Not reported

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)
 
Creative Arts/Performance
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
 
Employment
Work-Study ProgramsFederal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from
On-Campus Employment
$2,360
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CLASS OF 2022 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M ERW  
Average 3.84 4.28 721 701 32
Low 2.14 2.14 200 400 16
High 4.00 5.00 800 800 36
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