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Stanford’s Visitors Center Information


The Stanford Visitor Center is operated by the Office of Undergraduate Admission and is located at 295 Galvez Street on the northeast side of the Stanford campus.


Regular operating hours are:

  • Monday through Friday*: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday: Closed, other than selected event dates.

*Closed most federal holidays, as well as during Stanford’s annual winter closure, from mid-December through early January.


Tours are available on weekdays by registration for prospective undergraduates and their supporters. To check for tour availability, go to the Undergraduate Admission website at

Guided tours of campus for groups of prospective students (schools, organizations, etc.) are scheduled to resume starting Tuesday, October 11.

We invite you to take a 360° virtual tour of our campus and/or enjoy a few campus photo slideshows, while you stay safe at home.

Our Location

The Stanford Bioengineering Department is located in the Shriram Center, in the Science & Engineering Quad (SEQ), on the west side of the Stanford University campus. 

Our address is: 443 Via Ortega, Stanford, CA 94305-4125.  Administration is located on the first floor of the building, in rooms 119 and 121.  

Campus map


Visitors driving to campus can park at the Via Ortega Garage or the Roble Field Garage, paying on a per hour or per day basis. 

For information on how to purchase visitor parking, please visit Stanford Transportation.