College Counselors

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Introduction to Stanford

8,180 acres. Approximately 7,000 undergraduates. 5 to 1 student to faculty ratio. Explore the links in this section for a broad view of the university, our applicant profile and our Counselor Newsletter. 

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The Application Process

The application deadlines are November 1 (Restrictive Early Action), January 3 (Regular Decision) and March 15 (Transfer Admission).

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Fees & Financial Aid

Stanford unveiled two remarkable financial aid programs in 2008 for families with incomes below 100,000 and 60,000 respectively, making a Stanford education accessible and affordable.

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Stanford in Your Area

Counselors are invited each fall and spring to more than 100 guidance counselor breakfasts with Stanford admission officers and our colleagues from Duke, Georgetown, Harvard and the University of Pennsylvania.

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Contact Us

Counselors (only) should direct questions and concerns to or the Office of Undergraduate Admission, Montag Hall, 355 Galvez Street, Stanford, CA 94305-6106. (650) 723-2091.