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. Furnished by the University, each two-bedroom apartment houses two students.

Stanford provides wireless DSL and utilities. Stanford does not provide cable television, telephone, or cost of laundry.

If you are assigned here and are interested in housing on campus, please file a reassignment request. The reassignment request form can be found within the Housing and Dining section of Axess under the tab “Apply for Reassignment'. There is no fee to be reassigned to on-campus housing and assignments are made based on the date you submit your reassignment request.

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 approximately 3.7 miles from Stanford; about a 18 minute bike ride to campus

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

Custodial Service

Self-managed, except for common areas.

Dining Service

Kitchens provided; optional Stanford Dining or student-managed plan.

Co-ed Type

Gender-Neutral Housing Available

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






Extra-long twin bed

Sink with mirror

Window coverings

Desk and chair


High-speed internet access



Cable TV capability






Coffee table


Dining table & chairs