Focus Houses include Freshman-Sophomore College (Academic Focus), Branner Hall (Community Service), Kimball (Arts & Performing Arts), Crothers (Global Citizenship), and Toyon (Sophomore Priority). [90][91] Specifically, the campaign raised $253.7 million for undergraduate financial aid, as well as $2.33 billion for its initiative in "Seeking Solutions" to global problems, $1.61 billion for "Educating Leaders" by improving K-12 education, and $2.11 billion for "Foundation of Excellence" aimed at providing academic support for Stanford students and faculty. [152], As of 2010, fifteen percent of undergraduates were first-generation students. The Indian symbol and name were later dropped by President Richard Lyman in 1972, after objections from Native American students and a vote by the student senate. As of 2018, the university was organized into seven academic schools. The data for graduate students merges Asian with Pacific Islander. Undergraduate school alumni who received the Turing Award: It is often stated that Stanford has the largest contiguous campus in the world (or the United States), The rules governing the board have changed over time. As of 2020, Stanford had more than 600 student organizations. [55], Stanford's main campus includes a census-designated place within unincorporated Santa Clara County, although some of the university land (such as the Stanford Shopping Center and the Stanford Research Park) is within the city limits of Palo Alto. Take a 360 guided video tour of the Stanford University campus. The app allows you to explore campus dining options, upcoming events, featured news stories, campus and shuttle maps, and more at your fingertips. [195] Stanford was founded in 1885 by Leland and Jane Stanford in memory of their only child, Leland Stanford Jr., who had died of typhoid fever at age 15 the previous year. Senator from Oregon (BA, 1979), Adam Schiff, U.S. Representative from California (BA, 1982), Philippe of Belgium, 7th King of the Belgians (MA, 1985), Yukio Hatoyama, 93rd Prime Minister of Japan (PhD, 1976), Rishi Sunak, British politician and Chancellor of the Exchequer (MBA, 2006), Sally Ride, astronaut and physicist; first woman in space (MS, 1975; PhD, 1978), Tom Steyer, billionaire hedge fund manager and former presidential candidate (MBA, 1983), Carly Fiorina, CEO of Hewlett-Packard, former presidential candidate (BA, 1976), Mukesh Ambani, billionaire business magnate and chairman of Reliance Industries (Did not graduate), Peter Thiel, billionaire venture capitalist and co-founder of PayPal (BA, 1989; JD, 1992), Larry Page, co-founder and former CEO of Google (MS, 1997), Jerry Yang, co-founder and CEO of Yahoo! [3] Stanford is an unincorporated area of Santa Clara County and is adjacent to the city of Palo Alto. The department is comprised of sworn and non-sworn personnel. Visit sustainable.stanford.edu for more information. The Business Association of Stanford Entrepreneurial Students (BASES) is one of the largest professional organizations in Silicon Valley, with over 5,000 members. At Stanford University, the disparity between men and women on campus is far Compared to Berkeley (see How big is the Berkeley campus? Stanford University’s main campus is located on 8,180 acres in the center of the San Francisco Peninsula. [194] In addition, the church is used by the Catholic community and by some of the other Christian denominations at Stanford. Student guides Karen and Christian lead you on a whirlwind tour of the Stanford campus. Stanford is home to the Cantor Center for Visual Arts, a museum with 24 galleries, sculpture gardens, terraces, and a courtyard first established in 1891 by Jane and Leland Stanford as a memorial to their only child. 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Replies to: Stanford acreage size #1 stanford_dreamer 167 replies 9 threads Junior Member October 2007 yes, it does have over 8,000 acres but all of the campus is located together. It has gained 126 NCAA team championships,[16] and Stanford has won the NACDA Directors' Cup for 24 consecutive years, beginning in 1994–1995. [8] The four-year graduation rate for the class of 2017 cohort was 72.9%, and the six-year rate was 94.4%. [15], The university is organized around seven schools: three schools consisting of 40 academic departments at the undergraduate level as well as four professional schools that focus on graduate programs in law, medicine, education, and business. [15], Stanford follows a quarter system with the autumn quarter usually beginning in late September and the spring quarter ending in mid-June. Ricard Joncas, David Neumann, and Paul V. Turner. The campus also includes much land in unincorporated San Mateo County (including the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory and the Jasper Ridge Biological Preserve), as well as in the city limits of Menlo Park (Stanford Hills neighborhood), Woodside, and Portola Valley.[56]. The academic central campus is adjacent to Palo Alto, bounded by El Camino Real, Stanford Avenue, Jane Stanford Way, and Sand Hill Road. Campus facilities include the Cardinal Cafe, Recreation and Wellness Center and Pine Cone Children’s Center. In 1970 another petition was successfully made to have the number raised to a maximum of 35 (with a minimum of 25), that all trustees would be regular trustees, and that the university president would be a trustee. Timothy Lenoir. "[127] The inaugural 2017 Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education College Rankings picked Stanford as the No. [52], Most of Stanford University is on an 8,180-acre (12.8 sq mi; 33.1 km2)[6] campus, one of the largest in the United States. The co-ops on campus are 576 Alvarado Row (formerly Chi Theta Chi), Columbae, Enchanted Broccoli Forest (EBF), Hammarskjöld, Kairos, Terra (the unofficial LGBT house),[161] and Synergy. [39] In addition, Stanford University is particularly noted for its entrepreneurship and is one of the most successful universities in attracting funding for start-ups. Stanford Law School maintains the intimacy of its small size while offering the vast resources that come with a research university. [4] Payouts from the Stanford endowment covered approximately 21.8% of university expenses in the 2019 fiscal year. Virtual Campus Walk Follow the path for a virtual self-guided walking tour featuring photos and information about many sites of central campus. Berkeley also has a No. Shop Stanford University Apparel, Textbooks, Merchandise and Gifts at the Cardinal Bookstore. [200] Students are not permitted to join a fraternity or sorority until spring quarter of their freshman year. Campus facilities include the Cardinal Cafe, Recreation and Wellness Center and Pine Cone Children’s Center. Stanford provides or contracts for its own fire, police and other services. Attendees of Stanford-based in-person Executive Education programs live on campus where classes are held. Its traditional sports rival is Berkeley, the neighbor to the north in the East Bay. In 1899 Jane Stanford changed the maximum number of trustees from 24 to 15 and set the term of office to 10 years. [89], In 2006, President John L. Hennessy launched a five-year campaign called the Stanford Challenge, which reached its $4.3 billion fundraising goal in 2009, two years ahead of time, but continued fundraising for the duration of the campaign. August 8, 2008, Jacqueline Lee for Mercury News. [235] Two years later the judge in the case, Stanford graduate Aaron Persky, was recalled by the voters. [45][46][47] Stanford is the alma mater of one president of the United States (Herbert Hoover), 74 living billionaires, and 17 astronauts. * University commuters include Stanford University employees and commuting students. "[126] From polls done by The Princeton Review in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019, the most commonly named "dream college" for students was Stanford; separately, parents, too, most frequently named Stanford their "dream college. [173] Stanford has won the award for the top-ranked Division 1 athletic program — the NACDA Directors' Cup, formerly known as the Sears Cup – annually for the past twenty-four straight years. [238] By the spring of 2013 Clougherty had broken off the relationship and filed charges at Stanford that Lonsdale had broken the Stanford policy against consensual relationships between students and faculty and that he had sexually assaulted and harassed her, which resulted in Lonsdale being banned from Stanford for 10 years. Stanford University is a private institution that was founded in 1885. The Stanford Office for Religious Life's mission is "to guide, nurture and enhance spiritual, religious and ethical life within the Stanford University community" by promoting enriching dialogue, meaningful ritual, and enduring friendships among people of all religious backgrounds. The Academic, Language and Culture Houses include EAST (Education And Society Themed House), Hammarskjöld (International Themed House), Haus Mitteleuropa (Central European Themed House), La Casa Italiana (Italian Language and Culture), La Maison Française (French Language and Culture House), Slavianskii Dom (Slavic/East European Themed House), Storey (Human Biology Themed House), and Yost (Spanish Language and Culture). Stanford has a 10,000+ member Commute Club; free transit for eligible affiliates on Caltrain, VTA, Dumbarton Express, AC Transit’s Line U, and SamTrans; 30 vanpools with a 100% subsidy; discounted Zipcar car sharing; special pricing with the Scoop carpool app; free commute planning; charter services; a virtual permit system; and a bike program. [240], As of late 2016, Stanford had 2,153 tenure-line faculty, senior fellows, center fellows, and medical center faculty.[241]. [18], As of October 2020, 84 Nobel laureates, 28 Turing Award laureates,[note 1] and 8 Fields Medalists have been affiliated with Stanford as students, alumni, faculty, or staff. 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[8][154] Undergraduates live in 80 different houses, including dormitories, co-ops, row houses, and fraternities and sororities. Higher education R&D expenditures, ranked by FY 2018 R&D expenditures: FYs 2009–18", "Interdisciplinary Laboratories, Centers, and Institutes", "Former Defense Secretary Jim Mattis to Return to Hoover Institution", "As Virus Spread Early On, Reports of Trump Administration Briefings Fueled Sell-Off", "Rodin! The business phone number for SUDPS is 650-723-9633 and the website is police.stanford.edu. Freshmen may not bring cars to campus, but the free Marguerite shuttle includes 67 buses in a 23-route system, including 41 electric buses. [230] Perpetrators of sexual misconduct were frequently aided by alcohol or drugs, according to the survey: "Nearly three-fourths of the students whose responses were categorized as sexual assault indicated that the act was accomplished by a person or person taking advantage of them when they were drunk or high, according to the survey. [13] Following World War II, provost Frederick Terman supported faculty and graduates' entrepreneurialism to build self-sufficient local industry in what would later be known as Silicon Valley. [48] It is also one of the leading producers of Fulbright Scholars, Marshall Scholars, Rhodes Scholars, and members of the United States Congress. Size 8,180 acres (all land); 2,616 acres (main campus) Over the past 20 plus years SWA has been working with Stanford University to reclaim the 100 year old master plan vision of Leland Stanford and Frederick Law Olmsted for the campus. Size: 8,180 acres Fall 201817,381 The university is described as having a strong venture culture in which students are encouraged, and often funded, to launch their own companies. Women comprised 50.4% of undergraduates and 41.5% of graduate students. The 2019 annual report can be found here: police.stanford.edu/pdf/ssfr-2019.pdf. [citation needed] Its goal is to support the next generation of entrepreneurs. Cornell is credited as one of the first American universities to adopt this radical departure from traditional education, and Stanford became an early adopter as well. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 6,996, its setting is suburban, and … Despite the dire regional need for affordable housing units, Stanford’s campus is the size of 8180 acres, of which 60% remains open and built on unceded Ohlone land. It offers a common room, an interfaith sanctuary, a seminar room, a student lounge area, and a reading room, as well as offices housing a number of Stanford Associated Religions (SAR) member groups and the Senior Associate Dean and Associate Dean for Religious Life. [2] Stanford was a U.S. [69] El Camino Park, the oldest Palo Alto city park (established 1914), is also on Stanford land. [92][93] In 2012, the university raised $1.035 billion, becoming the first school to raise more than a billion dollars in a year. Berkeley’s size is difficult to evaluate, as FORMER Berkeley areas (eg. [130] Additionally, Times Higher Education recognized Stanford as one of the world's "six super brands" on its World Reputation Rankings, along with Berkeley, Cambridge, Harvard, MIT, and Oxford. [40][41] Stanford's Office of Technology Licensing is responsible for commercializing university research, intellectual property, and university-developed projects. UPW sometimes has multifaith services. UCSF Med; Lawrence Livermore Laboratory) were begun by Berkeley as extensions of the campus, and are now very much ‘stand alone’. [236], In February 2015, Elise Clougherty filed a sexual assault and harassment lawsuit against venture capitalist Joe Lonsdale. Varian, Dorothy. Most of Stanford University is on an 8,180-acre (12.8 sq mi; 33.1 km 2) [6] campus, one of the largest in the United States. [68] The Faculty Ghetto is composed of land owned entirely by Stanford. [86], The Associated Students of Stanford University (ASSU) is the student government for Stanford University and all registered students are members. box mail. [8] In the same academic year, the freshman retention rate was 99%. The central location of Stanford Law on the University campus … Virtual Campus Walk Follow the path for a virtual self-guided walking tour featuring photos and information about many sites of central campus. Senator from California and former Mayor of San Francisco (BA, 1955), Cory Booker, U.S. It lies within area code 650. [75] The Stanford trustees also oversee the Stanford Research Park, the Stanford Shopping Center, the Cantor Center for Visual Arts, Stanford University Medical Center, and many associated medical facilities (including the Lucile Packard Children's Hospital).[78]. [citation needed] Stanford Women In Business (SWIB) is an on-campus business organization, aimed at helping Stanford women find paths to success in the generally male-dominated technology industry. Stanford land is also leased for a token rent by the Palo Alto Unified School District for several schools including Palo Alto High School and Gunn High School. Stanford's admission process is need-blind for U.S. citizens and permanent residents; while it is not need-blind for international students, 64% are on need-based aid, with an average aid package of $31,411. [40][41][42][43][44] Stanford alumni have founded numerous companies, which combined produce more than $2.7 trillion in annual revenue and have created 5.4 million jobs as of 2011, roughly equivalent to the 7th largest economy in the world (as of 2020[update]). Stanford American Indian Organization (SAIO) which hosts the annual Stanford Powwow started in 1971. [71][72][73][74], Interior of the Stanford Memorial Church at the center of the Main Quad, Lou Henry Hoover House, the official residence of the University President, Hoover Tower, at 285 feet (87 m), the tallest building on campus, The Dish, a 150 feet (46 m) diameter radio telescope on the Stanford foothills overlooking the main campus, The original Golden spike on display at the Cantor Arts Museum at Stanford University, Stanford Quad with Memorial Church in the background, Stanford University is a private, non-profit university that is administered as a corporate trust governed by a privately appointed board of trustees with a maximum membership of 38. [230] Reporting on the Brock Turner rape case, a reporter from The Washington Post analyzed campus rape reports submitted by universities to the U.S. Department of Education, and found that Stanford was one of the top ten universities in campus rapes in 2014, with 26 reported that year, but when analyzed by rapes per 1000 students, Stanford was not among the top ten. Stanford also subsidizes off-campus apartments in nearby Palo Alto, Menlo Park, and Mountain View for graduate students who are guaranteed on-campus housing but are unable to live on campus … Students compete in 36 varsity sports, and the university is one of two private institutions in the Division I FBS Pac-12 Conference. [178] In the 2008 Summer Olympics, and 2016 Summer Olympics, Stanford won more Olympic medals than any other university in the United States. Chueh, who has mentored high school and college students since joining Stanford in 2012, said the steady flow of inquisitive ", "Stanford Women in Business hosts events to boost entrepreneurship", "Founding of SAIO | Native American Cultural Center", "Stanford Powwow celebrates Native American history, culture", "Tall, Grande, Venti Takes Top Bay College Title to Rep SF in Nationals! [77] A new trustee is chosen by the current trustees by ballot. [233] Turner was convicted on three felony charges in March 2016 and in June 2016 he received a jail sentence of six months and was declared a sex offender, requiring him to register as such for the rest of his life; prosecutors had sought a six-year prison sentence out of the maximum 14 years that was possible. A center of excellence for critical areas that support the university’s mission of research and education, Stanford Redwood City is located a mile from downtown and five miles from Stanford’s main campus. The center's collection of works by Rodin is among the largest in the world. [158], Several residences are considered theme houses. [131] Stanford was ranked fifth in the 2016,[132] 2017,[133] and 2018[134] Nature Index Annual Tables, which measure the largest contributors to papers published in 82 leading journals.[135]. Students run SUpost.com, an online marketplace for Stanford students and alumni, in partnership with Stanford Student Enterprises (SSE) and the Stanford Pre-Business Association. Its deputy sheriffs are peace officers by arrangement with the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office. These houses feature cooperative living, where residents and eating associates each contribute work to keep the house running, such as cooking meals or cleaning shared spaces. [206] Groups are often, though not always, partially funded by the University via allocations directed by the student government organization, the ASSU. [225] The department is also responsible for publishing an annual crime report covering the previous three years as required by the Clery Act. While modest in size, Stanford's faculty has enormous impact. The iconic Nittany Lion Shrine, a gift from the Class of 1940, is the most photographed spot on campus.” — Penn State 6. 72%Reduction in campus greenhouse gas emissions, exceeding state and national targets, 26%Reduction in campus energy use per square foot since 2000, 60+Local farms supply organic, humanely raised, fairly-traded food, 45%Reduction in domestic water since 2000, 64%of waste is diverted from landfill using the recycling program, 127Electric vehicle charging stations, including Redwood City, 40%Drive-alone rate* down from 67% in 2003. Stanford University Campus Safety Campus safety data were reported by the institution to the U.S. Department of Education and have not been independently verified. White II, one of whom died before graduating and one shortly after in 1952. In 1944, University President Donald Tresidder banned all Stanford sororities due to extreme competition. 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