Visit Us

Our Building

Paul G. Allen Building (two-story building, with an arch at the entrance)

420 Via Palou, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305

After entering through the doors under the arch, you will see the conference room, Allen 101 on the right. Walk left to get to the small conference room, Allen 125.

To get to Prof. Murmann's office (Allen 103), turn right and and immediately right again.

To get to the SPF (Allen 138), walk straight into the building until you find a glass enclosure with the label “System Prototyping Facility” above the large whiteboard.


Click here to locate us on campus map

Getting Here

Driving Directions


Parking Structure 2 (3-min walk) and Parking Structure 1 (5-min walk) are nearby parking facilities with visitor parking (“P”). Buy parking permits at machines with cash or credit card. Generally, be advised that parking on our campus is non-trivial and it make take some time to find an open spot. Budget 15-20 minutes for parking.

Parking at “A”,“C” and “P” spaces around the campus is generally free after 4 pm Monday-Friday and all day on weekends. View all parking locations and get permit information at Parking and Transportation Services.


Alternative Transportation

Bay Area Transit
Marguerite is Stanford’s free public shuttle service. Line X and Line Y connect the campus with the Palo Alto Caltrain station.The Via Ortega @ Y2E2 stop is a 2-min walk from us.