Stanford University

Academic Highlights

  • Students can choose from over 70 undergraduate programs.

  • The student-to-faculty ratio is 5:1 and nearly 70% of classes have fewer than 19 students. 

  • Stanford believes that the best education can develop only in a vibrant, diverse community that actively affirms both the differences among its members and their numerous points of connection.

  • The co-terminal degree program allows students to pursue double-majors, add a minor, write an honors thesis, take graduate level courses, or graduate with both a bachelor’s and a master’s degree, often in as little as 5 years.

  • Students have the opportunity to get involved in cutting edge research with notable faculty. 

  • September Introductory Studies offer students a chance to take electives especially designed for first- and second-year students, including introductory Seminars, Sophomore College, Arts Intensive and Bing Honors College. 

  • Frosh 101 courses available which are designed to support students as they transition to Stanford’ dynamic campus, creating a space to establish friendships, gain advice, and reflect in their new community.

  • Pre-professional advising is available for students interested in pursuing medicine, law, and business.

  • Countless academic resources, including free Academic Coaching, to help students achieve their learning goals.

  • The Bing Overseas Studies Program presents undergraduates with numerous opportunities for enriching and diversifying their undergraduate experience.