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Photograph of the Dalai Lama and Clayborne Carson

His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama with Institute director Clayborne Carson, November 2005

Address

Cypress Hall D
466 Via Ortega
Stanford CA 94305-4146

Driving Directions

Due to street changes, our office and parking lot (on Via Ortega) are not accessible from Campus Drive. Please use Panama Street to enter Via Ortega and Parking Structure 2 and visitor parking lot in front of our office.

From Highway 101 North & South

Take the Embarcadero Road exit west toward Stanford. At El Camino Real, Embarcadero turns into Galvez Road as it enters the university. Turn right onto Campus Drive West and follow it past the Medical Center (cross street Roth Way) drive past Via Ortega (Via Ortega closed to traffic from Campus Drive West). Turn left onto Panama Street (cross over Campus Drive) drive past parking garage to Via Ortega. Turn left onto Via Ortega. Drive straight and turn left into the parking lot which fronts a group of low buildings. We are the fourth building - D Wing. Our name is on the exterior wall.

From Highway 280 North & South

Exit Sand Hill Road east toward Stanford. Continue east, turning right at the traffic light onto Stock Farm Road. Follow Stock Farm Road to Campus Drive West; turn left on Campus Drive. Follow Campus Drive West and turn right on Panama Street, drive past parking garage to Via Ortega. Turn left onto Via Ortega. Drive straight and turn left into the parking lot which fronts a group of low buildings. We are the fourth building - D Wing. Our name is on the exterior wall.

Parking

Paid visitor parking spaces are available in Parking Structure 2 (located at 285 Panama Street), or Roble Garage.  Hourly and full-day parking permits may be purchased from dispensers near the stairways.  

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