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.


Presentation at Admit Weekend

Finances and Your Stanford Education

Here are the slides from this year's Admit Weekend presentation for admitted undergraduate applicants and their families.


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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.