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Admissions

Stanford Will Stop Reporting Its Acceptance Rate. Harvard Won't. It May Not Matter

Stanford University, arguably the most selective institution of higher education in the United States, will no longer report its acceptance rate starting fall 2018. Experts say it probably won't make a difference.

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SEAS

Engineering Programs at Harvard, Stanford Face 'Never-Ending Comparison'

At Harvard and Stanford, different school cultures and environments create differences in experiences, size of the engineering schools.

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Engineering

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Admissions

Admissions Rates at Record Low Across Ivy League, Stanford, MIT

MIT, Stanford, and every member of the Ivy League, with the exception of Yale, set record-low rates for admission to the Class of 2022.

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SEAS

SEAS Dean Doyle Aims for Industry Partnerships

Doyle said one of his priorities is to establish a stronger connection between SEAS and corporations, a move that will bring the school more in line with traditional engineering heavyweights including Stanford and MIT.

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Academics

Stanford Masters Program

Stanford University’s Coterminal Master’s Degree program is very similar to Harvard College’s Advanced Standing program.

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University

Former Candidate Etchemendy Offers Clues to Presidential Search

Former Stanford provost Etchemendy described a monthslong, intense process involving hundreds of hours of research, interviews, and exhausting travel meant to bring searchers together.

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Stanford University

Stanford University, pictured in 2018.

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University

HBS Chief Information Officer Leaves Harvard to Serve as Stanford CIO

At Harvard, Gallagher manages the business school’s IT strategy, while leading a team of 275 information technology staff.

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Admissions

Screw Stanford, Pick Harvard

While Stanford may be the Harvard of West Coast, we are still the Harvard of everything.

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Admissions

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Weird-ass art. Yet another reason to stay away.

College

For Fourth Year in a Row, Stanford Beats Harvard's Admissions Rate

​In the current race to the bottom that is the acceptance rates of elite colleges, Stanford has taken top prize—admitting a lower percentage of applicants than Harvard for the fourth year in a row.

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Central Administration

Stanford Tops Harvard in FY 15 Contributions

After taking the top spot in 2014, Harvard fell to second in a ranking of universities by donations. Stanford has led this ranking, compiled by the Council for Aid to Education, for nine of the last ten years.

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Historian Niall Ferguson Will Leave Harvard for Stanford

Historian Niall Ferguson will become a full-time senior fellow at Stanford’s Hoover Institution, an American public policy think tank, after 12 years at Harvard.

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