Family Weekend

Friday and Saturday, February 24-25, 2023


Family Weekend in R&DE


Shirley Everett

Welcome Stanford Families!

Residential & Dining Enterprises (R&DE) is proud to provide excellence in housing and dining for Stanford students. 

This year, we are happy to once again welcome families to share a complimentary lunch with their students on Friday, February 24 in any of our dining halls. R&DE will also have representatives Family Weekend 2023 Resource Fair. We look forward to the opportunity to meet many of you and answer your questions.   

The safety and well-being of our students is R&DE’s highest priority. Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, R&DE has closely followed state, county and university guidelines and the advice of health experts to ensure we can continue to support students while minimizing the transmission of coronavirus. Masks are no longer mandatory in classrooms or on the Marguerite shuttle. Masks continue to be required in health care facilities and strongly encouraged in crowded spaces.

For those who cannot attend in person, we are presenting here links you can explore to learn more about your students’ Stanford housing and dining experience. You can also learn more about the other services R&DE offers by visiting our website.

If you have questions, please contact us by using our feedback form.  


Student Housing

  Visit the website here.

Housing Options
View the residences available for undergraduate for the 2022-2023 academic year.

Housing Assignments
Undergraduate housing is organized in neighborhoods, each offering a broad spectrum of living including dormitories, theme houses, coops, self-ops, Greek houses, and apartments.


Stanford Dining

  Visit the website here.

Dining Hall Locations and Hours
View our dining locations and hours.

Undergraduate Meal Plans
View meal plan options.

Eat Well
Learn about R&DE’s dining standards and the supports we provide for students with food allergies and religious and other dietary requirements.

R&DE provides extensive information about the COVID-19 protocols in place to keep students and dining staff safe during the pandemic.

Stanford Dining provides healthy and delicious meals that nourish students while supporting a sustainable future.


Dine with Us, Families!

On Friday, February 24, visiting family members are invited to enjoy lunch in a dining hall at no charge.


COVID Health and Safety
An overview of COVID-19 safety measures in housing and dining.

Answers to student questions about living at Stanford during the pandemic.

Hospitality & Auxiliaries

  Visit the website here.

Locations and Hours
Retail cafés and markets offer meals for dine-in or take out, groceries and more.

Meal Plan Dollars
Some undergraduate meal plans include Meal Plan Dollars providing additional campus meal options. See the chart at the bottom of the linked page for locations that accept Meal Plan Dollars and Cardinal Dollars.

Cardinal Dollars
​Cardinal Dollars can be used for purchases in any R&DE retail location and offer the convenience of a debit card.