Students assigned to a University residence are subject to the terms of the University Residence Agreement, and are required to live in University Housing for the full duration of their signed contract. Tuition. Students in the schools of Law, Business, or the M.D. TGR students who carry 1, 2, or 3 units are assessed the TGR rate of $3,531. International graduate students comply with immigration regulations while enrolled for partial tuition if their Stanford fellowships or assistantships require part-time enrollment, if they are in TGR status, or if they are in the final quarter of a degree program. At Stanford University, the tuition and fees for students who are pursuing undergraduate courses are estimated to be around $53,529 in a year. Schools and departments may set a higher minimum. At Stanford University, a domestic partnership is defined as an established, long-term romantic partnership with an exclusive mutual commitment in which the partners share the necessities of life and ongoing responsibility for their common welfare. Students who choose to submit on paper are charged a fee to cover the cost of microfilming and binding the dissertation and the cost of publishing the abstract. The University requires all registered students to carry medical insurance to provide coverage for services not provided by Vaden Health Center. The window for requesting waivers begins on the first Monday of each quarter and remains open for three calendar weeks. Graduate students submit the completed leave of absence form to the Student Services Center. Note that Stanford University does not investigate, endorse, or guarantee the accuracy of the information provided by any listing, or the condition of the accommodation. Community Housing provides resources to assist students in locating private rooms, houses, and apartments available for rent in surrounding communities. Off-campus, subsidized housing rates include utilities, but not laundry. In addition, student accounts are subject to holds, and late payment penalties may apply. Filing a termination of occupancy form and moving out of Student Housing does not necessarily entitle a student to a refund. Winter, Spring, Summer rate is TBD. Military benefits. Regular quarterly tuition for the academic year 2020-21, payable Autumn, Winter, Spring, and Summer quarters. Undergraduates who meet the 13th Quarter conditions listed in the "Special Registration Statuses (Undergraduate)" section of this Bulletin may petition one time only to register for a minimum of eight units. they apply by the first round application deadline for the autumn term, and, they are willing to live in any residence for which they are eligible, Studios (private living/bedroom area, bath and kitchen), Shared premium two- and four-bedroom apartments (private bedroom and bath, shared kitchen and living/dining room), Shared standard two-, three- and four-bedroom apartments (private bedroom, shared bath, kitchen and living/dining room), Shared junior two-bedroom, two bath apartments (private bedroom and bath, shared eat-in kitchen, no living room), Shared junior two-bedroom, one bath apartments (private bedroom, shared bath, eat-in kitchen, no living room), One-bedroom apartments (private bedroom,  small den, kitchen and living/dining room), One-bedroom apartments with den (private bedroom and bath, small den, kitchen and living/dining room) - only a limited number available for two-student couples, Two-bedroom apartments (private bedroom and bath, study room, kitchen and living /dining room) - only a limited number available for two-student couples, Premium two bedroom, two bath apartments (private bedroom, two-baths, study room, kitchen and living /dining room), Premium studios (private living/bedroom area, bath and kitchen), Standard studios  (smaller private living/bedroom area, bath and kitchen), Two-bedroom apartments (two bedrooms, one bath, kitchen and living /dining room), Three-bedroom apartments (three bedrooms, one bath, kitchen and living /dining room), Four-bedroom apartments (four bedrooms, one bath, kitchen and living /dining room), 19 meals per week served only in the dining halls, During home football games, a meal swipe can be used at the Stanford Stadium, 14 meals per week plus 420 Meal Plan Dollars and 5 guest meals per quarter, All 14 meals are served in the dining halls, Meal Plan Dollars can be used in the dining halls, most R&DE cafés, Munger Market and late night venues, The default meal plan for freshmen and upperclass students not living in  Yost, Murray or EAST, 10 meals per week plus 750 Meal Plan Dollars and 5 guest meals per quarter, All 10 meals are served in the dining halls and the Meal Plan Dollars can be used in the dining halls, most R&DE cafés and late night venues. *Ph.D. students in the Biomedical Sciences and in the Graduate School of Business are assessed the standard graduate tuition rate. Meal Plan Dollars can be used in the dining halls, most R&DE cafés and late night venues, Open kitchen funds are available for additional meals in the row house when meals are not being served. Housing is not provided for extended families. Out of state tuition for Stanford University is $50,703, the same as California residents. Undergraduate per credit hour rate is $1233.73, MSx: M.S. Application fees for the School of Law, the School of Medicine, and the Graduate School of Business vary by program. An individual's registration as a Stanford student constitutes his or her agreement to make timely payment of all amounts due. Payments should be made online through Stanford ePay. It is the University's intention to avoid the necessity of taking the actions described in this paragraph. The fee is paid once only, regardless of the number of degrees a student may ultimately pursue. Therefore, residents of designated university residence halls (Branner, Crothers/Crothers Memorial, Florence Moore, Gerhard Casper, Lakeside, Ricker, Stern, Toyon, Wilbur, Yost, Murray, and EAST) are required to participate in an R&DE Stanford Dining Meal Plan. Payments should be made online through Stanford ePay. All on-campus rates are per student and include utilities and coinless laundry. This meal plan is only available for upperclass students. Students are automatically enrolled in and charged for the Stanford student health insurance plan, Cardinal Care, unless they have completed waiver procedures by the waiver deadline. An online listing service facilitates the process of making connections. Students and Authorized Payers may view the student account online 24 hours a day, seven days a week, via. The additional courses cannot be applied toward degree requirements since all degree requirements must be complete in order to earn TGR status. For complete information on health insurance, see the Vaden Health Center Insurance web site. During the Autumn, Winter, and Spring quarters, matriculated graduate students in most departments may register at the reduced 8-, 9-, or 10-unit tuition rate if their enrollment plans are accepted by their departments. Alternatively, payers may use their personal online banking portal with any U.S. bank to pay the University bill. For more information on leaves of absence, undergraduates should see the "Leaves of Absence and Reinstatement (Undergraduate)" section of this bulletin, and graduate students should see the "Leaves of Absence (Graduate)" section of this bulletin. Graduate students who are enrolled in more than one graduate degree at Stanford, where each program charges different tuition, are charged: As a general proposition, during the Summer Quarter registration is not required by Stanford University and does not substitute for registration during the academic year. No reduction in tuition charges is made after the first two weeks of the quarter. Students and Authorized Payers may view the student account online 24 hours a day, seven days a week, via Stanford ePay. A Document Fee of $250 is assessed once upon the first admission to Stanford as an undergraduate or graduate student, including Law, GSB, and Medicine students.