For guests visiting Stanford GSB for university-sponsored business, we are delighted to announce that the Schwab Residential Center is available for your accommodation needs. The Schwab Residential Center was designed by the renowned Mexican architect Ricardo Legorreta. His architectural design approach for this residential complex combines vibrant colors, geometric forms, and a harmonious integration with the natural landscape. Strategically located, the Schwab Residential Center offers an ideal stay experience tailored to the demands of business travelers. We invite you to take advantage of this premier accommodation option during your visit to Stanford GSB.

Suite Features and Amenities

  • Spacious, private bedrooms with an extra-long full-size bed
  • Bathroom with walk-in shower
  • High-speed internet access
  • Flat-screen television with cable services included
  • Access to a shared kitchenette. Kitchenette is equipped with a sink, refrigerator, and microwave. Dishwasher or utensils are not provided. 
  • Laundry rooms (coin free) available for use
  • Dry cleaning pickup and delivery service available
  • 24/7 front desk services
  • Suites also include a hairdryer, alarm clock, iron, ironing board, and complimentary toiletries
  • Light housekeeping service is provided Monday through Friday and full housekeeping service is provided after the fifth day of your stay
  • Bike Share Program (up to four hours)
  • Onsite Fitness Center with 24/7 access

Nightly Rate

$230 for a single-occupancy room

  • Check In 3:00 pm
  • Check Out 11:00 am
  • Guestrooms are single-room occupancy
  • No Pets (if you have a service animal, please call our front desk)
  • Our residences are not conducive to those traveling with infants/children. If you are traveling with an infant or child, please explore other options during your visit to Stanford.

Cancelation Policy

Confirmed reservations can be canceled, at no charge, 24 hours before the scheduled date and time of arrival (3 pm check-in time). If a cancellation is not communicated within this timeframe, a one-night cancellation fee will be charged. If the guest does not arrive on the scheduled check-in date and fails to notify the Schwab Residential Center, the reservation will be canceled, and a one-night cancellation fee will be charged.

Parking and Transportation

  • Passenger drop off is located slightly west of the Schwab Residential Center lobby entrance (680 Jane Stanford Way, Stanford, CA 94305).
  • Parking is not included in the nightly rate. Parking locations, fees, and details can be found on the Stanford Transportation website. Manzanita Field Garage and Knight Management Center Garage are the parking locations closest to Schwab Residential Center.
  • Stanford’s shuttle service, Marguerite Shuttle, is free to the public and has a stop near Schwab Residential Center.

Dining Options

Schwab Residential Center does not have dining or beverage facilities on site. However, there are nearby eateries, cafes, and restaurants for you to choose from. To find dining options near Schwab Residential Center, visit our nearby dining options guide.

Schwab Residential Center entrance

Adjacent to the Knight Management Center, the Schwab Residential Center is open to guests on university-related business.

Man working on his laptop in the Schwab Residential Center lobby

The center’s spacious, beautifully designed common areas are ideal places to get some work done or to meet others.

Bedroom of a suite in Schwab Residential Center

Guests unwind and recharge in private bedrooms with double extra-long beds and a private bathroom.

Desk and chair in suite of Schwab Residential Center

A comfortable desk and high-speed Internet access make guest rooms the ideal quiet place to get some work done.


Schwab Residential Center is conveniently located across the street from Knight Management Center, near Encina Hall, Hoover Institution, Arrillaga Alumni Center, and Stanford’s athletic facilities. It’s also close to Stanford’s free public shuttle service, Marguerite, which traverses the campus and popular surrounding destinations year-round.


680 Jane Stanford Way
Stanford, CA 94305
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Phone: +1 (650) 725-6880


If you are a parent of a student, a prospective/admitted student, or visiting the university for pleasure, unfortunately you are not eligible to stay at Schwab Residential Center. We recommend the Stanford Guest House or one of the many lodging options in the greater Palo Alto area for such visits.