What city is the University of Stanford?
Palo Alto. Although the University is virtually a community unto itself and even has its own zip code—94305—it calls the City of Palo Alto home. Downtown Palo Alto is a short walk from campus and includes many attractions, as well as many shops and restaurants.
Is Stanford only in California?
Stanford is an international institution, enrolling students from all 50 U.S. states and 91 other countries.
Is Stanford or Harvard better?
If we're being honest, there's no better school when it comes to Harvard versus Stanford. The schools' large monetary endowments provide endless opportunities for students who attend. Undergraduates can expect access to one-of-a-kind research endeavors in the sciences, arts, humanities, and engineering fields.