Midfield Apartments

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Midfield Apartments - Exterior

Midfield Apartments are available as a full-year option for single graduate students. Furnished by the University, these two-bedroom one-bath apartments house two students.

Midfield is a small complex located in the Midtown neighborhood of Palo Alto, next door to Wellsbury Apartments and within walking distance of shops and eateries such as Safeway, Starbucks, Philz Coffee, Walgreens, CVS, Baskin Robbins, two burrito shops, a yoga studio, and an ice skating rink.  The complex was completely renovated in 2016 and includes stainless steel appliances, granite counters, and a combination of laminate plank flooring and carpeting.  It has a small swimming pool and one covered parking space per apartment. Smoking is not allowed anywhere on the property.

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

Midfield Apartments – two-story building


Off-campus housing - Midfield Apartments is located near Safeway, Starbucks and Walgreens

Navigation Address

3101 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto, CA  94306

Distance from  Campus

Located 3.5 miles from Stanford.  It is approximately 18 minutes to campus by bike.

Single Graduate Student Spaces

2 Bedroom, 1 Bath, Double Occupancy: 10 spaces

Housing Front Desk

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


One assigned, covered space per apartment.
Laundry Facilities

On-site laundry facilities, coin-operated.

Dining Service

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

Smoking Policy Smoking is prohibited on the entire property, including individual units, common areas, every building, and adjoining grounds.
Pet Policy

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

Living Area Midfield Apartments - Living Room from Kitchen
Kitchen Area Midfield Apartments - Kitchen
Bathroom Area Midfield Apartments - Bathroom



Each Bedroom

Carpet and laminate plank flooring

Extra-long twin bed frame and mattress

Window coverings

Desk and chair

High-speed internet access




Coffee table


Dining table & chairs