Stanford University vs. Oregon State

Two Rivalry Colleges in Pacific-12 Conference

Stanford University vs. Oregon State

Stanford Universityvs.Oregon State

Stanford University is a private school while Oregon State is a public school. Stanford University is located in Stanford, CA and Oregon State is located in Corvallis, OR.
  • Stanford University has more expensive tuition of $58,416 than Oregon State ($33,439).
  • Stanford University has tighter acceptance rate of 4.73% than Oregon State (78.84%).
  • Stanford University has higher SAT scores of 1,550 than Oregon State (1,245).
  • Oregon State is larger with 34,292 students than Stanford University (18,283 students).
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#1 in National Universities
#1 in California
Rankings#195 in National Universities
#8 in Oregon
Private, 4-yearsSchool TypePublic, 4-years
Stanford, CALocationCorvallis, OR
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Offered Degrees1 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Research University (very high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (very high research activity)
Tuition & Fees
$58,416Undergraduate$12,664 Oregon residents
$33,439 out-of-state
$57,210Graduate$15,685 Oregon residents
$30,481 out-of-state
$50,762Financial Aid$8,105
$90 undergraduate
$125 graduate
Application Fee$65 undergraduate
$75 graduate
4.73%Acceptance Rate78.84%
1,550 SAT, 35 ACTTest Scores1,245 SAT, 25 ACT
Student Population
18,283Total Students34,292
Online Enrollment10,888
Graduation Rate & Outcomes
96%Graduation Rate68%
1%Transfer-out Rate19%
98%Retention Rate87%
$141,300Average Earning after Graduation$56,700
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
Teacher Certifiate
✔ (Dormitory Capacity: 14,162)
$11,682 average annual costs
On-Campus Living✔ (Dormitory Capacity: 5,250)
$10,944 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 Faculties1,351 Full-time
373 Part-time
15,271 Full-time
1,402 Part-time
Number of Staffs5,152 Full-time
1,087 Part-time
$191,816 for Faculties
$116,183 Part-time
Average Salary$96,469 for Faculties
$72,039 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