Contact Us

We are happy to answer questions about fellowships, courses, events, giving opportunities, and other activities at the Stanford Byers Center for Biodesign.

  • Address
    James H. Clark Center
    318 Campus Drive
    Stanford, CA 94305-5428
  • Phone
    (650) 736-1160
  • Email


The Stanford Byers Center for Biodesign is located near the corner of Campus Drive West and Roth Way. Our office is in the East Wing of the James H. Clark Center, 1st floor, room E100. Enter via the door marked E1.3.

Directions and parking information are available below or in this downloadable PDF.


From Highway 280: Take the Sand Hill Road (East) exit and travel for approximately 1.5 miles. Turn right on Santa Cruz Ave. Immediately turn left onto Junipero Serra. At the first signal turn left onto Campus Drive West.

From Highway 101: Take the Embarcadero Road (West) exit and travel for approximately 2.2 miles. Cross El Camino Real (the street becomes Galvez). In approximately .5 miles, turn right onto Campus Drive West.

Visitor Parking

Nearest Parking: The Roth Way parking garage at the corner of Campus Drive West and Roth Way has Visitor parking on the first floor and A parking on all other floors. It is a 2-3 minute walk to Biodesign. However, please be aware that it can be very difficult to find an open space in this location.

2nd Nearest Parking: The Via Ortega parking garage on the corner of Via Ortega and Panama has Visitor, A, and C parking. It is a 5-6 minute walk to Biodesign.

Recommended Parking: The Roble Field parking garage is a spacious alternative on the corner of Via Ortega and Santa Teresa Street. Enter this underground facility (which sits beneath Roble Field) from Via Ortega. It is an 8-10 minute walk to Biodesign, but this location is most likely to have open spaces. 

Parking Fees: Please note that there are NO physical pay stations or kiosks at visitor lots. Please use the ParkMobile app to pay using a credit card. Visitors who do not own cell phones may purchase visitor parking in advance on the computer using the ParkMobile website. However, purchasing visitor parking in advance does not guarantee a space and the payment is non-refundable.

Visitor parking costs $4.46 per hour plus a $0.35 ParkMobile transaction fee on the main campus. Parking on the main campus in enforced 24 hours/ 7 days a week.