The name of our private university in San Francisco, California is Stanford.Stanford University was founded in 1891 and the university is a private university as I just mentioned.Stanford was founded by Jane Stanford and her husband Leland Stanford at the times he was made governor of California.
The couple gave the university the name of their son who died of typhoid fever.(Leland Stanford Jr.).According to US News& World Report(Aic) Stanford University ranks 6th.University is also the 3rd worldwide largest budget university.University sprawling on large area on the flat in this large area to walk can be a little troubled because the university has a really gigantic campus.
if students are able to walk the tough paths on this campus they can enter companies like Google ,SUN ,Yahoo,Ciseo.
As in other universities, many famous names have graduated Stanford.
Some of them are:
Elon Musk - Founder of SpaceX,co-founder of Tesla Motors and Paypal.
Jawed Karim - Founder of YouTube.
Evan Spiegel - Founder of Snapchat.
John Steinbeck - An author from USA.
Herbert C. Hoover - 31st US President
Some facts about the university
University is located in Silicon Valley.
21 Nobel Prize owner were graduated from Stanford University.
Stanford ranks second in the field of entrepreneurship and technology.
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