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Welcome to Escondido Village Graduate Residences

Escondido Village Graduate Residences (EVGR) is Stanford’s newest on-campus residential community. EVGR is comprised of four 10-story residential buildings, with wings ranging from 6 to 10 stories high. The design reflects the distinct style and attributes of many of Stanford’s most beloved buildings.

EVGR’s apartments provide on-campus homes for single graduate students and couples without children, and three apartments for Graduate Life Office Assistant Deans.

At the center of EVGR is a common area featuring a marketplace, a pub and brewery where students can take beer-making classes, along with exercise and wellness rooms, music practice rooms, a children’s playroom and more. With so much to offer, EVGR is destined to become the heart of graduate student life on campus.

In addition to the R&DE Student Housing Service Center, EVGR includes both Graduate Life Office and R&DE Graduate Housing staff offices. ​

Housing Rates for EVGR can be found on our Housing Rates and Billing Information page.

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Escondido Village Graduate Residences

Apartment Layouts

Premium Double Occupancy

586 spaces
876 Sq. ft.

Junior Double Occupancy

480 spaces
665 Sq. ft.

Premium Studio

385 Spaces
438 Sq. ft.


GeneralSleeping Area/BathLiving AreaKitchenBath
High-speed internet connection with a dedicated wireless access pointExtra-long full-size bed (2-bedroom and junior studio), queen-size bed (premium studio)Sofa (2-bedroom and premium studio), upholstered chair (all)Table (2-bedroom and junior studio), breakfast bar (premium studio)Toilet
Telephone and telephone lineStackable dresser drawers (noted as "chest" on floor plans) and bookcase Kitchen chairs (with table) or stools (with breakfast bar)Sink
Wall-to-wall carpetingDesk with mobile pedestal Four-burner electric stove with full-size oven (graduate apartments only)Walk-In shower
Window coveringsExtra mobile pedestal as nightstand Refrigerator/
Luxury vinyl tileDesk chair Sink with garbage disposal (no garbage disposal in first floor apartments)Towel bars
 Closet Microwave (undergraduate apartments only) 


Learn more about the ventilation in EVGR here

Note: Bed linens will need to be purchased for full-size, extra-long beds or queen-size beds, depending on apartment type. Students who want to bring their own beds may store the university bed at their own expense. No storage is available for unneeded furniture. Students provide their own cookware, dishes, utensils, towels and other kitchen items. Some furnishings may be different in apartments designed for accessibility.

Residence Common Areas

Each Residential Building Includes

Student lounge
Game room
Music practice rooms


Each Residential Floor Includes

Wellness room
Community room (kitchenette/TV lounge)
Huddle rooms (multiple)
Laundry room
Three-stream recycle/trash chute room

At the Heart of the Community

The first floor spaces of Buildings B and C, at the center of EVGR, provide a variety of common spaces open to all residents of EVGR and the Stanford graduate community. At the top of the Pavilion (see below) is a large multi-purpose room and event space.​

Community spaces include:

Community and meeting rooms
Music/performance/recital room
TV lounge
Lactation space
Aerobics and dance studios
Multi-purpose space
Game room
Computer cluster
Kids playroom


Wheelchair accessible for living Yes
Wheelchair accessible for visiting Yes
Braille signage Yes
Assistive technology for hard of hearing for living Yes
Areas of Refuge available​ Yes
Additional Information Elevators are available in each building


In support of the university’s zero-waste goals, these residences are equipped with a multi-stream collection system: organics; paper recycling; cardboard recycling; plastics, metals and glass recycling; and landfill. Sorting waste increases its reuse value. We encourage students to participate in this and other Cardinal Green practices.


Right Image: EVGR Multi-Stream Recycling Room

EVGR Location Information

Mailing Address

Please note the differences between the two addresses below. To ensure mail delivery, please format your mail address as follows:

For food deliveries, flat mail, and legal address: 

Full Name
Building Street Address [See below]
Apartment Number, Room Letter (A or B), and Building
Stanford, CA 94305

For Example:
    Jane Stanford
    735 Campus Drive
    Apt #103B
    Stanford, CA  94305

Street Addresses
    Building A Duan Family Hall: 757 Campus Drive
    Building B: 735 Campus Drive
    Building C: 726 Serra Street
    Building D: 736 Serra Street

For packages: 

Name (First, Last) - SUNet ID
160 Comstock Circle
Stanford, CA 94305 

For more information on mail and packages to EVGR, please visit the Mail and Deliveries page.

Dining Service

All apartments have kitchens. Students may also purchase a graduate meal plan from R&DE Stanford Dining.​

Custodial Service

Common areas are university-managed. Apartments are not serviced while occupied.