Visiting and Contact Info
|Admissions Office Contact:||Office of Undergraduate Admission|
|Title:||Director of Visitor Relations|
|Admissions Office Phone:||650-723-2091|
|Admissions Office Fax:||650-724-4881|
|Admissions Office Email:||firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Most Popular Places on Campus:||Cantor Center for the Visual Arts|
The Anderson Collection at Stanford University
Tresidder Memorial Union
Bing Concert Hall
The Stanford campus is among the most beautiful anywhere and is a popular destination for tourists and other visitors.
|Most Popular Places Off Campus:||San Francisco|
Stanford Shopping Center
Sonoma and Napa Valleys
Santa Cruz/Pacific Ocean
Stanford is located in the heart of Silicon Valley in one of the most diverse, cultural, innovative and interesting places in the nation.
|Campus Visiting Center:||Yes|
| Appointment Required:||Yes|
| Tour Dates:||Year-round|
|Average Length:||2 hours|
|On Campus Interviews:||No|
|Times:||Monday through Friday, with exceptions|
|Arrangements:||Contact Coach Directly|
|Contact Email Address for Faculty Visit:||email@example.com|
|Contact Email Address for Coach Visit:||http://www.gostanford.com/ViewArticle.db|
|Dates Available:||Academic Year|
|Arrangements:||Contact Admissions Office|
|Overnight Dorm Stays:||Available|
| Describe:||By invitation|
|Any Limitations:||Admitted students only|
|Types of Transportation Available to Campus:|
San Francisco International Airport is 25 miles from campus, and San Jose International Airport is 16 miles from campus. Public transportation, taxi, and van service are available from the airports to campus. Amtrak trains and Greyhound buses serve San Francisco. From San Francisco and San Jose commuter train service (Caltrain) is available to Palo Alto, with frequent Stanford shuttle bus service to campus.
|Driving Instructions to Campus:|
From Highway 101 North & South
Exit onto Embarcadero Road and travel west, following the signs directing you to Stanford University. About three miles after you exit the freeway, Embarcadero Road becomes Galvez Street as you cross El Camino Real. Stay in the left lane and continue past the stadium. The entrance to the Visitor Center Lot is on the left just beyond Nelson Road.
From Highway 280 North & South
Exit onto Sand Hill Road and follow the signs for Stanford University. Heading east, drive approximately 3 miles to the Stanford Shopping Center. Turn right onto Arboretum Road (Nordstrom is on your right). Stay on Arboretum until it ends, then turn right onto Galvez Street. Move to the left lane and continue past the stadium. The entrance to the Visitor Center Lot is on the left just beyond Nelson Road.
|Local Accommodations: Near By:|
Stanford is adjacent to Palo Alto and Menlo Park, both of which offer an abundance of lodging choices, ranging from B&Bs and motels to luxury hotels.