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 $56,169 than Oregon State ($31,457).
  • Stanford University has tighter acceptance rate of 0.047307875570077% than Oregon State (0.78842020419129%).
  • Stanford University has higher SAT scores of 1,495 than Oregon State (1,195).
  • Oregon State is larger with 32,312 students than Stanford University (15,953 students).
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#1 in National Universities
#1 in California
Rankings#240 in National Universities
#8 in Oregon
Private, 4 yearsSchool TypePublic, 4 years
Stanford, CALocationCorvallis, OR
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Offered DegreesBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Research University (very high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (very high research activity)
Tuition & Fees
$56,169Undergraduate$11,858 Oregon residents
$31,457 out-of-state
$55,011Graduate$15,269 Oregon residents
$28,121 out-of-state
$53,346Financial Aid$7,577
$90 undergraduate
$125 graduate
Application Fee$65 undergraduate
$75 graduate
0.047307875570077%Acceptance Rate0.78842020419129%
1,495 SAT, 33 ACTTest Scores1,195 SAT, 25 ACT
Student Population
15,953Total Students32,312
Online Enrollment8,840
Graduation Rate & Outcomes
95%Graduation Rate69%
Transfer-out Rate18%
86%Retention Rate85%
$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: 12,614)
$9,594 average annual costs
On-Campus Living✔ (Dormitory Capacity: 5,118)
$8,895 average annual costs
Not offered or not ReportedMeal PlanNot offered or not Reported
Faculties and Staffs
4 to 1Students to Faculty Ratio18 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
$188,567 for Faculties
$111,107 Part-time
Average Salary$94,242 for Faculties
$71,276 Part-time
All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education, academic year 2019-2020