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  • UCLA is a Public and Stanford University is a Private (not-for-profit) school and both are 4 or more years schools.
  • Stanford University has more expensive tuition & fees ($53,529) than UCLA ($42,994).
  • It is harder to admit to Stanford University than UCLA.
  • Stanford University has higher submitted SAT score (1,405) than UCLA (1,405).
  • Stanford University has higher submitted ACT score (94) than UCLA (94).
  • UCLA has more students with 44,537 students while Stanford University has 17,381 students.
  • UCLA has more full-time faculties with 3,675 faculties while Stanford University has 3,533 full-time faculties.
Next table compares the two rival schools - University of California-Los Angeles and Stanford University.
UCLAvs.Stanford University
Los Angeles, CaliforniaLocationStanford, California
Public, 4 or more yearsSchool TypePrivate (not-for-profit), 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)
In-State$13,240
Out-Of-State$42,994
Tuition & Fees$53,529
60 (0.19%)Number Receiving Financial Aid59 (0.83%)
$18,913Average Amount of Financial Aid$47,106
16.10 %Acceptance Rates4.73 %
36.69 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)81.53 %
1,405SAT Score1,495
94ACT Score100
91 %Graduation Rate94 %
4 %Transfer-out Rate-
97 %Retention Rate99 %
44,537Student Population17,381
3,675Number of Faculties3,533
18 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio5 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study AbroadSpecial Learning OpportunitiesROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycareOn Campus Student ServicesAcademic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare