Academics

Other Undergraduate Education Facts

Graduation Rates *
* Percentage of students receiving undergraduate degrees within five years of initial enrollment at Stanford.
2004 92.2%
2005 92.0%
2006 92.0%
2007 91.9%
2008 90.8%
2009 90.0%
Courses Enrolling Undergraduates – Fall 2013
Class Size Number of courses Percentage of courses
2-9 582 38%
10-19 527 32%
20-29 163 10%
30-39 78 5%
40-49 69 4%
50-99 122 7%
100+ 71 4%
Total 1,612  
Majors Granting Highest Number of Undergraduate Degrees in 2013-14
  1. Computer Science
  2. Human Biology
  3. Engineering
  4. Science, Technology and Society
  5. Biology
Majors with Highest Undergraduate Enrollment Fall 2014
  1. Computer Science
  2. Human Biology
  3. Engineering
  4. Science, Technology and Society
  5. Biology
Undergraduate Financial Aid 2013-14
Total students receiving some form of financial assistance from a variety of internal and external sources, including need-based scholarships, athletic scholarships, outside awards, loans, jobs, research grants and assistance for other expenses: 5,755
Total number of students receiving financial aid toward cost of attendance from a variety of internal and external sources 4,679
Total students enrolled (4 qtrs): 7,018
Percent of students receiving some form of financial assistance: 82%
Percent of students receiving any form of aid toward cost: 67%
Percent of students receiving need-based scholarship from Stanford: 48%
Percent of students receiving Pell Grants 16%
Categories of Financial Aid, 2013-2014
Scholarship Aid
$166,057,946
92.5%
Long-Term Loans $7,893,937
4.1%
Term-Time Jobs $6,024,616
3.4%
Total $179,976,499  
Sources of Scholarship Aid 2013-14
Stanford General Funds $23,555,404
Current Gifts-Nonathletic $20,053,481
Endowment Income-Nonathletic $81,514,625
Trademark Income $213,920
Athletic Awards $20,141,399
Department Awards $888,294
Federal Pell Grants $4,661,886
Federal Supplemental Grants $960,312
Other Federal Grants $1,249,749
State Grants $3,343,826
Other External Awards $9,475,050
Total $166,057,946
Undergraduate Student Budget 2014-15
Tuition $44,184
Required Fees: Vaden Health Center (applied only to students living on campus) $573
Room and Board $13,631
Books (estimated) $1,425
Personal (estimated) $2,550
   
* Stanford one-time Orientation Fee, which applies only to freshmen and transfers: $438

Heath Insurance (estimated)

* Vaden Health Center fee charged only to students living on campus. Not included is the orientation fee, which is required for freshmen only.

$4,296
The median per student cumulative undergraduate indebtedness for students earning undergraduate degrees between July 1, 2013 and June 30, 2014 and receiving financial aid: $14,000
The average per student cumulative undergraduate indebtedness for students earning undergraduate degrees between July 1, 2013 and June 30, 2014 and receiving financial aid: $19,230
Percent of graduates with debt: 23%
Stanford Student Awards
Rhodes Scholars 114
Marshall Award Winners 88
Truman Scholars 62

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