2016 Summer Residence Choices

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Single Undergraduate Housing

Single and shared rooms in residence halls, suites, and apartments. All rooms, suites, and apartments are furnished.

576 Alvarado Cooperative

  • For continuing Stanford undergraduates with 10-week contracts only – priority to current Stanford co-op residents.
  • Single occupancy, one-room double-occupancy, and one-room triple-occupancy rooms.
  • Available for 10-week session and for summer-autumn interim housing.
  • Co-op board plan required.
  • As this is a cooperative house, all cooking and cleaning is done by the residents.

Branner Hall

  • For students participating in the International Honors Program only.
  • Branner has mainly two-room double-occupancy rooms.
  • Available for the 8-week session only.
  • Dining plan required.

Governor's Corner - Residence Halls and Independent Houses

  • The Independent Houses (EAST, Murray, and Yost) and the Sterling Quad residences (Adams, Potter, Robinson, and Schiff) have single-occupancy, two-room double-occupancy, one-room double-occupancy and one-room triple-occupancy rooms.
  • Available for 8- or 10-week session, plus summer-autumn interim housing.
  • Dining plan required.

Governor's Corner - Suites

  • Four-, six-, and eight-bedroom suites, each with a living room and bathroom in an apartment-style building. Each student has a small private bedroom.
  • Priority for assignment is to groups of four for the four- and eight-bedroom suites and to groups of three for the six-bedroom suites.
  • Available for 8- or 10-week session only.
  • Approximately half of the suites (Jenkins and Marx)  will only be available for the 8-week session due to a carpet replacement project. If you have a 10-week contract, you may have to move at the end of the 8-week session. 
  • The Suites are not available for summer-autumn interim housing.
  • Dining plan required.

Manzanita Park

  • Single occupancy, two-room double-occupancy, one-room double-occupancy, and triple-occupancy rooms.
  • Available for 8- or 10-week session, plus summer-autumn interim housing.
  • Dining plan required.

Mirrielees Apartments

  • For continuing Stanford undergraduates only.
  • Two-bedroom double-occupancy or three-bedroom triple-occupancy apartments.
  • Available for 8- or 10-week session only; not available for summer-autumn interim housing.
  • A portion of Mirrielees will be available only for the 8-week session.  If you have a 10-week contract, you may have to move at the end of the 8-week session.
  • No dining plan required.

Summer College Residence Hall

  • For High School Summer College program participants only.
  • Located in Florence Moore Hall and two houses of Wilbur Hall.
  • Mostly one-room double-occupancy rooms, with some single-occupancy rooms and a few triple-occupancy rooms.
  • Available for 8-week session only (longer if taking a course which extends past August 14).
  • Dining plan required.

Single Graduate Housing

Apartment homes ranging from single-occupancy studios to four-bedroom apartments shared with other graduate-level students.

Escondido South

  • Two bedroom/one bath, double occupancy
  • Three bedroom/one bath, triple occupancy
  • Four bedroom/one bath, quadruple occupancy

Escondido Village

  • Junior studio with private bedroom and bathroom, shared kitchen
  • Standard studio, single occupancy
  • Two bedroom/one bath, double occupancy
  • Two bedroom/two bath, double occupancy
  • Two bedroom/one bath efficiency, double occupancy
  • Three bedroom/one bath, triple occupancy

Lyman

  • Two bedroom/one bath, double occupancy

Munger

  • Studio – standard, single occupancy
  • Two bedroom/two bath, double occupancy
  • Four bedroom/four bath, quadruple occupancy

Rains

  • Two bedroom/one bath, double occupancy
  • Four bedroom/two bath, quadruple occupancy

Couples without Children

Primarily one-bedroom apartments – all are furnished. Some apartments are in the Oak Creek apartment complex, located adjacent to campus on Sand Hill Road.

Escondido Village

  • Studio - premium
  • One bedroom/one bath, low-rise
  • One bedroom/one bath with den, low-rise
  • One bedroom/one bath, mid-rise

Munger

  • Studio - premium
  • One bedroom/one bath

Oak Creek

  • Studio
  • One bedroom/one bath
  • Two bedroom/one bath

Other Off-Campus Apartment Complexes

  • One bedroom/one bath

Students with Children

Assignments are predominately to two-bedroom apartments in Escondido Village. All apartments are furnished. Students with one child may apply for a two bedroom apartment and students with two or three children may apply for two bedroom apartments and/or one of the few three bedroom apartments. As needed, we will offer additional housing in furnished two bedroom apartments at Oak Creek, a complex located adjacent to campus on Sand Hill Road.

Escondido Village

  • Two bedroom/one bath
  • Three bedroom/one bath

Oak Creek

  • Two bedroom/one bath (each bedroom is furnished with two twin beds)