What to Know About Tuition & Fees
Prepare yourself economically for your degree. Compare Stanford University's fees and tuition to other typical colleges. Check for price trends and potential increases to find out if you have to allocate more resources for the next 4-6 years of paying for college.
Tuition & Fees Evaluation
The subsequent table outlines how Stanford measures up to other schools nationally, regionally and by state.
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Stanford Tuition & Fees
In the 2018 - 2019 academic year, regular undergrads at Stanford paid $49,617, before modifications for financial need. $48,987 was the price of tuition. $630 was fees. Find out more about the net price.
In contrast to public colleges, Stanford does not provide a tuition discount to in-state students.
Tuition and fees cover the costs of attendance for one academic year, but don't cover room and board, which will be an additional cost you will get when living on campus. Keep in mind a lot of students will get financial aid and scholarships which minimize the cost of college
The subsequent table outlines the costs described above for the 2018 - 2019 school year.
View Stanford cost per credit hour here.
Are Tuition and Fees Going Up or Down?
There has been an increase of 3.5% in Stanford University fees and tuition for out-of-state students in the past 5 years. Tuition increased by 3.5% and fees increased by 3.0%. This year, undergraduates should expect to pay $51,349 based on current estimates.
Due to price increases, the full cost of a four-year degree will be $216,399, and the full price of a two-year degree would be $104,489, which doesn't include additional expenses for books, transportation, and room and board.
Look at the following chart to discern how Stanford fees and tuition might increase in the future.
Take note of how much college fees and tuition is growing every year. At most schools undergrads will end up spending more on their final year of college compared to what they did for their first.
Uncover answers to your finance questions in the tuition & fees FAQ.