Disability Access & Accommodations

Stanford University is committed to ensuring its facilities, programs and services are accessible to everyone. A variety of resources are available for guests with disabilities and/or those needing additional support/assistance to participate in Family Weekend activities. 

If you or your guests need a disability-related accommodation or wheelchair access information at any time during Admit Weekend, please submit this request form or contact the Diversity and Access Office at 650.725.0326 or disability.access@stanford.edu.

All requests should be made by Sunday, April 14 at 11:59 p.m. Pacific.

Disability-Related Resources and Campus Accessibility Information

DISABILITY PARKING

A limited amount of disability parking is available in Galvez Lot. Please display a valid disabled person parking placard or a license plate (any state) to access these areas. If you have a state-issued disabled person parking placard/plate, you may also park in the following spaces on campus:

  • Designated blue spaces
  • Service Vehicle spaces (a posted time limit may apply)
  • Commuter (“A” or “C”) and residential permit spaces
  • Metered/visitor pay parking spaces except in Li Ka Shing Center/Beckman Lot

SHUTTLES AND MOBILITY GOLF CARTS

Marguerite Shuttles will make stops at various locations around campus. See the live shuttle map. All Marguerite shuttles are wheelchair accessible. All Marguerite shuttles are free and open to the public – no ID required.

A limited mobility golf cart service will also be available for Admit Weekend guests with limited mobility. Please note that there may be a wait time for golf cart rides. In some instances, it may be beneficial to park closer to the venue where activities are occurring. For safety reasons, personal golf carts are not allowed to be brought onto the campus during Admit Weekend.

Call (650) 736-8363 to request a golf cart ride. Services are first-come, first-served with limited capacity.

Hours:
Thursday   9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Friday        8:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Saturday    8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Between 9:00 p.m. – 1:00 a.m., admitted students may call for a 5SURE Safe Ride at (650) 725-7873. 5SURE will provide a completely free transport anywhere on Stanford’s campus.

SERVICE AND SUPPORT ANIMALS

Please note that the university restricts pets and emotional support animals from public spaces on campus, with the exception of service animals that are specifically trained to perform a service and/or task for an individual with a disability.

Restricted areas include dining areas, athletic venues, performances spaces, etc.

If you have questions related to the above, please contact the Diversity & Access Office at (650) 725-0326 or disability.access@stanford.edu.

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

Please visit the Diversity and Access website for lists of vendors providing the following services:

Please use the Campus Access Guide for maps detailing wheelchair accessibility and other disability access information.