Financial Aid

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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

In the Spotlight

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Stanford Admit Weekend

Welcome to Stanford! Check the Admit Weekend schedule for our presentation, Finances and Your Stanford Education. To schedule an appointment with a financial aid counselor during Admit Weekend, call our office at (650) 723-3058, no earlier than Monday, April 22.

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9 Myths About the FAFSA® Form and Applying for Financial Aid

The U.S. Department of Education provides facts and tips for students and parents who are completing the aid application process.

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Grad Taxes 101: The Basics

On April 3, 2019, Stanford's Mind Over Money program presented tax information for domestic graduate students.