Stanford University vs. ASU Tempe

Two Rivalry Colleges in Pacific-12 Conference

Stanford University vs. ASU Tempe

Stanford Universityvs.ASU Tempe

Stanford University is a private school while ASU Tempe is a public school. Stanford University is located in Stanford, CA and ASU Tempe is located in Tempe, AZ.
  • Stanford University has more expensive tuition of $58,416 than ASU Tempe ($30,592).
  • Stanford University has tighter acceptance rate of 4.73% than ASU Tempe (84.15%).
  • ASU Tempe is larger with 80,065 students than Stanford University (18,283 students).
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#1 in National Universities
#1 in California
Rankings#254 in National Universities
#4 in Arizona
Private, 4-yearsSchool TypePublic, 4-years
Stanford, CALocationTempe, AZ
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Offered Degrees1 Year Certificate
2 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Research University (very high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (very high research activity)
Tuition & Fees
$58,416Undergraduate$11,618 Arizona residents
$30,592 out-of-state
$57,210Graduate$12,914 Arizona residents
$25,398 out-of-state
$50,762Financial Aid$11,061
$90 undergraduate
$125 graduate
Application Fee$50 undergraduate
$70 graduate
4.73%Acceptance Rate84.15%
1,550 SAT, 35 ACTTest Scores
Student Population
18,283Total Students80,065
Online Enrollment4,453
Graduation Rate & Outcomes
96%Graduation Rate66%
1%Transfer-out Rate21%
98%Retention Rate86%
$141,300Average Earning after Graduation$55,500
Special Learning Opportunities and Student Services
Online Degree/Certificate Program Offered for GraduateDistance Learning (Online Classes)Online Degree/Certificate Program Offered for Both Undergraduate and Graduate
Study Abroad
Teacher Certifiate
Special OpportunitiesROTC
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certifiate
✔ (Dormitory Capacity: 14,162)
$11,682 average annual costs
On-Campus Living✔ (Dormitory Capacity: 16,179)
$9,108 average annual costs
✔ (19 meals per week)
$6,937 average annual costs
Meal PlanNot offered or not Reported
Faculties and Staffs
5 to 1Students to Faculty Ratio19 to 1
3,724 Full-time
500 Part-time
Number of Faculties3,176 Full-time
1,128 Part-time
15,271 Full-time
1,402 Part-time
Number of Staffs11,066 Full-time
1,817 Part-time
$191,816 for Faculties
$116,183 Part-time
Average Salary$105,075 for Faculties
$72,478 Part-time
All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education, academic year 2021-2022