Category: Finances at Stanford

Stanford trustees approve 2016-17 tuition and reaffirm the university's financial aid commitment

February 25, 2016 10:47 am
The Stanford University Board of Trustees has approved a 3.5 percent increase in undergraduate tuition for the 2016-17 school year and has reaffirmed its commitment to keeping a Stanford education accessible through need-blind admission and affordable through a generous, need-based financial aid program. Total undergraduate charges will increase to $62,541 next year, including $47,331 for… Read more Stanford trustees approve 2016-17 tuition and reaffirm the university's financial aid commitment
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15 FAQs for parents of new Stanford students

July 14, 2015 3:10 pm
Approaching Stanford receives many questions from parents and families planning for their students’ arrival at Stanford in the fall. Below are 15 frequently asked questions and the resulting answers. Don’t see your question here? Email the Parent Helpline at mykidis@stanford.edu or check out the parent FAQ webpage. I plan to buy my son a bike… Read more 15 FAQs for parents of new Stanford students
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Stanford expands its financial aid program

March 27, 2015 10:22 pm
Stanford is expanding financial aid by increasing the income thresholds at which parents are not expected to contribute toward educational costs. Under the new policy, effective fall 2015, Stanford will expect no parental contribution toward tuition from parents with annual incomes below $125,000 – previously $100,000 – and typical assets. And there will be zero… Read more Stanford expands its financial aid program

Stanford introduces new financial tools for parents

June 13, 2014 7:39 pm
Stanford, one of the few remaining institutions that admit undergraduates without regard for their ability to pay, is introducing a new installment program for parents and working with a company that offers innovative peer-to-peer loan programs. Stanford University is introducing two new financial tools to make college payments easier for families. Beginning this summer, the… Read more Stanford introduces new financial tools for parents

Stanford announces tuition, reaffirms financial aid commitment

February 12, 2014 12:43 am
The Stanford Board of Trustees has approved a 3.5 percent increase in undergraduate tuition for the 2014-15 school year and has reaffirmed its commitment to keeping a Stanford education accessible and affordable through need-blind admission and a generous need-based financial aid program for students. Total undergraduate charges will increase to $58,388 next year, including $44,184… Read more Stanford announces tuition, reaffirms financial aid commitment

Stanford raises undergraduate tuition 3.5 percent, continues financial aid commitment for 2013-14 school year

March 4, 2013 11:17 pm
The Stanford Board of Trustees has approved a 3.5 percent increase in undergraduate tuition for the 2013-14 academic year, and reaffirmed its commitment to keeping a Stanford education accessible and affordable through need-blind admission and its generous need-based financial aid program. Total undergraduate charges will increase to $56,411 next year, including $42,690 for tuition and… Read more Stanford raises undergraduate tuition 3.5 percent, continues financial aid commitment for 2013-14 school year

Stanford announces 2012-13 tuition

February 7, 2012 9:58 pm
The Stanford University Board of Trustees has approved a 3 percent increase in undergraduate tuition for the 2012-13 academic year. Total undergraduate charges will increase to $54,506 for the 2012-13 academic year, including $41,250 for tuition and $12,721 for room and board. Trustees also approved a 3 percent tuition increase for general graduate, graduate engineering… Read more Stanford announces 2012-13 tuition

It’s spring, so Stanford’s Mary Morrison must be giving away millions

April 28, 2011 10:03 pm
Mary Morrison, director of funds management in the Office of Financial Aid, gives away millions of dollars in financial aid to Stanford students every spring. It’s a job she has been enjoying for 18 years. Morrison, who also teaches a course on financial literacy for Stanford students, talks about Stanford’s endowed scholarship funds, some of… Read more It’s spring, so Stanford’s Mary Morrison must be giving away millions