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Making a world-class education possible

We meet the full demonstrated need, without loans, for every admitted undergrad who qualifies for financial assistance.

Applying for Aid

Application requirements, forms and deadlines. Note: We cannot confirm receipt of financial aid application requirements for admission applicants until after admission decisions have been released.

Undergraduate Students
Graduate Students

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Javier Ramirez

Tutorial: How To View Your Award Letter

One of our Financial Aid Counselors walks you through the steps to view your award letter in your student account.


Budget

Creating Your Personal Budget

This video from Federal Student Aid provides tips on creating and following a budget to manage your expenses while you are in college. Stanford gives you a head start on budgeting—check out the Cost of Attendance section of your financial aid award letter!