Bay Area Living

Nearby Destinations

Stanford Shopping Mall within Walking Distance from Campus

30 minutes from San Francisco

1 hour from Santa Cruz Boardwalk & Beaches

4 hours from Lake Tahoe

Things to Do on Campus


2 world-class museums are housed on Stanford's campus:

Cantor Center for the Visual Arts

Anderson Collection

Performing Arts

Stanford Live presents a wide range of performances and distinctive performing arts experiences.

Stanford Live

The Arts at Stanford

Stanford has a rich tradition of fostering creativity and the arts. A vibrant campus “arts district” is situated along Palm Drive near the Oval.

Stanford Arts