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Please note: Due to the on-going COVID-19 situation, we are currently working remotely. The best way to contact us is by email or phone. We look forward to hearing from you and to seeing you back at Stanford in the near future.

Mailing Address

Iranian Studies Program
615 Crothers Way, Encina Commons, suite 128
Stanford, CA 94305-6045 USA


General Inquiries


Phone: (650) 497-3931


Directions & Parking

Encina Commons is located near the corner of Crothers Way and Arguello Way.  For more information on directions, please visit this page to view a university map.


For the most up-to-date information, please consult the Parking and Transportation website or download a visitor parking map

By Train, Bus and Marguerite Shuttle:

Take CalTrain to the Downtown Palo Alto station or Buses to the Palo Alto Transit Center (adjacent to the train station). Catch the free Marguerite Shuttle Line Y from the station. Get off at the stop at the intersection of Galvez and Serra Streets.