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Location and Setting


Stanford Population
13,809
Nearest Metropolitan Area
San Francisco, San Jose
Campus Size
8,180 acres

Weather

Temperature
45.8 average low in January, 68.7 average high in September
Rain
68 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
1 mile(s) from campus in Palo Alto
Nearest Train Station
25 mile(s) from campus in San Jose

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Women only housing, coed housing, cooperative housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
93% of all students
Housing Requirements
Freshmen are required to live on campus
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
1%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
 

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I, National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
Mascot
Tree
School Colors
Cardinal and white

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x x
Basketball x x x x
Crew x x x x
Cross-Country Running x x x x
Fencing x x x x
Field Hockey x x    
Football     x x
Golf x x x x
Gymnastics x x x x
Lacrosse x x    
Rowing x x x x
Sailing x   x  
Sand Volleyball x      
Soccer x x x x
Softball x x    
Squash x x    
Swimming And Diving x x x x
Tennis x x x x
Track And Field x x x x
Volleyball x x x x
Water Polo x x x x
Wrestling     x x
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Crew x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Fencing x x
Field Hockey x x
Football    
Golf x x
Gymnastics x x
Lacrosse x x
Rowing x x
Sailing x  
Sand Volleyball x  
Soccer x x
Softball x x
Squash x x
Swimming And Diving x x
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Water Polo x x
Wrestling    
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Crew x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Fencing x x
Field Hockey    
Football x x
Golf x x
Gymnastics x x
Lacrosse    
Rowing x x
Sailing x  
Sand Volleyball    
Soccer x x
Softball    
Squash    
Swimming And Diving x x
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Water Polo x x
Wrestling x x
Women's Club Sports
archery, badminton, cheerleading, equestrian sports, racquetball, rock climbing, rugby, skiing (downhill), triathlon, ultimate Frisbee
Men's Club Sports
archery, badminton, cheerleading, equestrian sports, ice hockey, lacrosse, racquetball, rock climbing, rugby, skiing (downhill), squash, triathlon, ultimate Frisbee

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
badminton, bowling, football, racquetball, rock climbing, sand volleyball, softball, track and field, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball, water polo

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, national fraternities, national sororities, ram's head (theatre club), axe committee (athletic support), business association of stanford entrepreneurial students, asian-american student association, stanford daily
Sororities
25% of women participate
Fraternities
19% of men participate
ROTC
Army ROTC is offered off campus, Navy ROTC is offered off campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus

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