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  • Stanford University is a Private (not-for-profit) and Washington State is a Public school and both are 4 or more years schools.
  • Stanford University has more expensive tuition & fees ($51,354) than Washington State ($25,820).
  • It is harder to admit to Stanford University than Washington State.
  • Stanford University has higher submitted SAT score (1,495) than Washington State (1,115).
  • Stanford University has higher submitted ACT score (101) than Washington State (67).
  • Washington State has more students with 30,614 students while Stanford University has 17,534 students.
  • Stanford University has more full-time faculties with 1,603 faculties while Washington State has 1,330 full-time faculties.
Next table compares the two rival schools - Stanford University and Washington State University.
Stanford Universityvs.Washington State
Stanford, CaliforniaLocationPullman, Washington
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSchool TypePublic, 4 or more years
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Research University (very high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (very high research activity)
$51,354Tuition & Fees
4,195 (59.39%)Number Receiving Financial Aid17,220 (68.13%)
$47,106Average Amount of Financial Aid$9,532
4.73 %Acceptance Rates73.06 %
81.53 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)27.97 %
1,495SAT Score1,115
101ACT Score67
94 %Graduation Rate62 %
-Transfer-out Rate-
98 %Retention Rate81 %
17,534Student Population30,614
1,603Number of Faculties1,330
12 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio15 to 1
ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycareOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare