The MD Financial Aid Office within Medical Student Affairs provides comprehensive financial aid packages to assist in making a Stanford University School of Medicine education affordable for a broad range of students.

These pages describe the educational financing opportunities available through the MD Financial Aid Office and the policies that govern financial aid eligibility. Policies regading university funds are reviewd annually by the financial Aid Office, taking into consideration the availability of resources. You are encouraged to discuss your particular situation and any questions or concerns you have about the policies and procedure outlined here with the dtaff of the Financial Aid Office.

Stanford attempts to maintain all program and policies in effect at the time you marticulate. As some circumstances are beyond the university's control, however, stanford reserves the right to change the regulations, policies, fees, programs and other information contained in these pages at any time and without notice.  


Nondiscriminatory Policy

Stanford University holds a policy of nondiscrimination. Stanford University admits students regardless of gender, race, color, religion, sexual orientation, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the University.

Need Help?

For financial aid guidance, please contact the Financial Aid Office within Medical Student Affairs.

MD Financial Aid
1265 Welch Road MSOB x387 
Stanford, CA 94305-5404 
Telephone: (650) 723-6958 
Fax: (650) 723-6475

Facts at a Glance

Comprehensive need and non-need based aid.

Numerous research and teaching grants.

Extensive external funding database.

Effective the 2010-11 academic year, the SoM will participate in the Department of Education's Direct Lending Program.