Stanford University

Home of the Stanford Trees

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Basic Information

  • Located between San Francisco, California and San Jose, California
  • Opened in 1891
  • One of the world's leading teaching and research universities

Offered Courses

  • Management Science and Engineering at the School of Engineering
  • Bachelors, Master's, or Doctorate Degrees
  • Annual tuition $43,950 (engineering)
  • All four years = $235,800

Admission

  • ACT of 31 or above
  • SAT of 1380
  • GPA of 4.0 or higher

Enrollment

  • 6,994 undergraduates
  • 9,128 graduates
  • 4:1 student to faculty ratio

Location and Activities

  • Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305
  • The air quality index in Stanford is 3% better than the national average.
  • The pollution index in Stanford is 126% worse than the national average.
  • Activities to do include going downtown, visiting the Hoover Tower, and traveling to other outdoor attractions.

Paying

  • Scholarships
  • Personal savings
  • FAFSA - due June 30
  • Loans
  • Grants

How to Achieve College

  • Take challenging classes
  • Get good grades
  • Develop successful study habits
  • Begin saving
  • Get involved at school
  • Start a first job

Volunteer Work as Training

  • Math tutor- improve math skills and learn how to work with others/teach
  • Volunteering in a group will improve communication skill