Laurel Grove Apartments

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Laurel Grove Apartments - Front
Laurel Grove Apartments are available as full-year option for single graduate students. Furnished by the University, the two-bedroom apartments house two students and the three-bedroom apartments house three students.

Located in Menlo Park, a Tree City USA community, and with lush Mediterranean landscaping of its own, Laurel Grove Apartments offers a delightful setting on a tree-lined street. Conveniently located, with easy access to Caltrain and Highway 101, Laurel Grove is convenient to San Francisco, San Jose or any Silicon Valley location in between.

At Laurel Grove, enjoy the sparkling community swimming pool and beautiful interior courtyard, a perfect place to relax and unwind after a busy week.  You're only a block away from downtown Menlo Park, where you can find a diverse selection of places to eat and shop.

The spacious two or three bedroom floor plans offer outstanding attention to detail. Interior appointments include granite kitchen counters and stainless steel appliances. Stanford provides high speed internet through Comcast and covers the cost of utilities. Stanford does not provide cable television, telephone, or cost of laundry.

Sublicensing is not permitted within off-campus subsidized apartments.

General Information

Residence Name

Laurel Grove Apartments – two-story buildings


Off-campus housing - Laurel Grove is located near downtown Menlo Park, Menlo Park Civic Center, Burgess Park, and Caltrain.

Navigation Address

424 Oak Grove Avenue, Menlo Park, CA 94025

Distance from Campus

Located 2.5 miles from Stanford.  It is approximately 18 minutes to campus by bike.

Single Graduate Student Spaces

2 Bedroom, Double Occupancy: 30 spaces
3 Bedroom, Triple Occupancy: 33 spaces

Housing Front Desk

Off-Campus Housing Front Desk
Escondite Cottage, 150 Comstock Circle
Stanford, CA 94305


Minimum of one assigned parking space per apartment, mostly covered spaces.

Note:  A Menlo Park ordinance prohibits parking on the street overnight.  Please see the Off-Campus Housing Front Desk for further information.

Laundry Facilities

On-site laundry facilities, coin-operated.


Kitchens provided - all apartments have a refrigerator, stove/oven, microwave, and dishwasher.
Optional: Stanford Dining

Smoking Policy

Smoking is prohibited on-site.  Please exit building and go out to the street to smoke.
Pet Policy

Stanford University does not allow pets of any kind in apartments.

Complex Website
Outside Area Laurel Grove Apartments - Outside
Patio Area
 Laurel Grove Apartments - Patio
Kitchen Area
 Laurel Grove Apartments - Kitchen
 Laurel Grove Apartments - Bathroom
Living Room Area


Laurel Grove Apartments - Living Room



Each Bedroom

Carpet and laminate flooring

Extra-long twin bed frame and mattress

Window coverings

Desk and chair

High-speed internet access




Coffee table


Dining table & chairs