The school is known for being an extremely selective school. They receive approximately 44,000 applications annually. The acceptance rate tends to be 5 percent which equates to about 2,200 students who were successful in the admission process of the school. But, when the semester starts, only about 1,700 or 79% of the students who received an acceptance letter from Stanford University choose to attend. Based on the application data, 52% of the applicants were men while 47% were women, however, after being accepted, only 50 percent of the women decided to study at Stanford University as compared to 49 percent of men who decided to enroll.

The undergraduate application fee requires by Stanford University is $90. To submit your application to Stanford University, you are required to send these documents: ACT/SAT scores, Recommendations, and a Secondary school record. It is suggested that applicants have the completion of college-preparatory program, and Secondary school GPA. Students are asked to submit their ACT or SAT scores to Stanford University when applying. Often, an ACT score of 31 - 35 or a 1,430 - 1,560 SAT score is the range in which students have greater chances to be accepted. This institution also accepts Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

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Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2017 Admissions Cycle
Applications
44,073
Male 23,254
Female 20,819

 

Acceptance
2,203
Male 930
Female 1,040

 

Enrollment Total
1,739
Male 854
Female 885


Acceptance Rate
5%
Male
4%
Female
5%

 

Yield
78.9%
Male
91.8%
Female
85.1%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$90


Graduate

$125



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Admission test scores
    Recommendations
    Secondary school record


    Recommended

    Completion of college-preparatory program
    Secondary school GPA