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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.**


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




Phone: (650) 497-3931

Directions and 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.


Parking is free on campus after 4:00 pm on weekdays (in most places, verify signs before you park) and is free all day on weekends. Before 4:00 pm, limited meter parking is available in front of Encina Hall and as well as on Galvez Street and Memorial Way (between Alumni Center & between the Alumni Center and SIEPR Building on Galvez Street). The parking garage at the Business School often has open spaces and is not a very far walk. For more information, please consult Parking and Transportation.

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.