Stanford University: Stanford University, one of the world’s leading research and teaching institutions, is located between San Francisco and San Jose in the heart of Silicon Valley. The university opened its doors on October 1, 1891, six years after Leland Stanford and his wife, Jane, began planning and building Leland Stanford Junior University as a memorial to their son. For more information about Stanford University and its history, please visit http://www.stanford.edu/.
Stanford University Department of Athletics, Physical Education, and Recreation (DAPER): The athletics department and facilities are located on the east and west sides of the 8,180-acre campus. The Department of Athletics’ main precinct encompasses more than 100 acres of land as well as 30 acres of grounds through the main campus and 150 acres at the Stanford Golf Course.
Traveling to Stanford: Below are just a few resources to plan your trip:
Stanford University is committed to providing an online environment that is accessible to everyone, including individuals with disabilities.
Reporting accessibility issues
If you cannot access content or use features on any Stanford University website due to a disability, please contact us via HelpSU.
You can also email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Stanford Online Accessibility Program
The Stanford Online Accessibility Program provides guidance to the Stanford community as they use the web and other online platforms to communicate and interact with their audiences. Our goal is to make Stanford's online communications accessible to everyone, including individuals with disabilities. The SOAP website provides description of our services, guidelines and web developer resources.