Stanford University

Stanford University, officially Leland Stanford Junior University, is a private research university in Stanford, California. The campus occupies 8,180 acres, among the largest in the United States, and enrolls... Wikipedia

  • Motto:  Die Luft der Freiheit weht (German)
  • Motto (English):  "The wind of freedom blows"
  • Type:  Private research university
  • Established:  November 11, 1885
  • Founder:  Leland and Jane Stanford
  • Academic affiliations:  AAU, Space-grant
  • Endowment:  $37.8 billion (2021)
  • Budget:  $7.4 billion (2021–22)
  • President:  Marc Tessier-Lavigne
  • Provost:  Persis Drell
  • Academic staff:  2,279
  • Administrative staff:  15,314
  • Students:  17,246 (Fall 2021)
  • Undergraduates:  7,858 (Fall 2021)
  • Postgraduates:  9,388 (Fall 2021)
  • Campus:  Large Suburb, 8,180 acres
  • Other campuses:  Pacific Grove, Redwood City, Washington, D.C.
  • Colors:  Cardinal red & White
  • Mascot:  Stanford Tree (unofficial - no official university mascot)
  • Sporting affiliations:  NCAA Division I FBS - Pac-12, IRA, PCCSC, MPSF
  • Website:  stanford.edu
  • Data Source:  DuckDuckGo