616 Serra Street
Encina Hall West, Room 100
Stanford, CA 94305-6044
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm
Directions and Parking
Traveling Highway 101 North & South
Take the Embarcadero Road exit west toward Stanford. Cross over El Camino Real, at which point Embarcadero Road becomes Galvez Street, and you are on the Stanford University campus. Follow Galvez Street to its end, at Serra Street. Make a left onto Serra Street, and an immediate right into the small parking area in front of Encina Hall. There are parking meters in front of the building. The Political Science department main office is on the first floor of the West wing of Encina Hall. Please note that parking is monitored Monday - Friday, 8 am - 4 pm.
Traveling Highway 280 North & South
Exit Sand Hill Road east toward Stanford. Continue east, turning right at the traffic light on Santa Cruz Avenue. Make an immediate left onto Junipero Serra Boulevard. Turn left at the second stoplight, Campus Drive East. Continue around Campus Drive East and turn left when you reach Serra Street. Follow Serra Street until it ends at Galvez Street. Turn right onto Galvez and look for the first parking lot on the left which is a public pay parking lot. Upon walking out of the parking lot and turning to your right, you will see Encina Hall. Encina Hall is a four story stone building. There are parking meters in front of the building. The Political Science department main office is on the first floor of the West wing of Encina Hall. Please note that parking is monitored Monday - Friday, 8 am - 4 pm.
There is additional parking along Galvez Street, next to the Stanford track/stadium and next to the Landau Center, at Galvez and Memorial Way.