Stanhope College is the alma mater of Kara Danvers.


Kara Danvers found her first year at Stanhope College a bit overwhelming. However, with some help from her adoptive mother, she pulled it through and graduated top-ish of her class.[1]

Known employees

Current employees

  • Professor Haley

Known students

Former students



Adventures of Supergirl

Behind the scenes

  • Stanhope College first appeared in Action Comics #318 and was created by Edmond Hamilton and Curt Swan. Supergirl, under her human alias of Linda Lee Danvers attended the university after she graduated from Midvale Junior High School. It was initially located in the town of Stanhope, 50 miles west of Metropolis but later it was reconned to be located in real-life town Leesburg, Virginia.