Location and Directions to the Main Campus FACS Facility

Location - Main Campus Facility

Stanford Shared FACS Facility
279 Campus Drive West
Beckman Center B015
Stanford CA 94305-5364

650-723-6959 (office)
650-724-1019 (FAX)

We are located in the basement of the Beckman Center on the Stanford School of Medicine Campus. The instruments are located in B015A and B016, and B019.


From 280 going north or south:

Exit Sand Hill Road. Drive east (towards Stanford Shopping Center). Turn right at Pasteur Drive. Two blocks down (before the Hospital fountain, turn left onto Blake-Wilbur Dr. An underground parking structure is on your left. After parking, exit and cross Pasteur Dr. near the fountain in front of the hospital. The Beckman Center is just past the hospital. It is a light brown, four-story building with architectural portholes on the first floor.

From 101 going north or south:

Exit University Avenue. Drive west (towards Stanford University). Cross El Camino Real onto the Stanford University campus, University Avenue becomes Palm Drive. Turn right at Campus Drive (which meanders and becomes West Campus Drive). Turn right at Quarry Road. Turn left at Welch Road. Proceed to Pasteur Dr.. Turn left at Pasteur Dr. Follow parking and walking instructions above from 280.


Between 8 AM-4 PM, parking is in most areas is generally restricted to automobiles showing Stanford "A" or "C" stickers. After 4 PM parking in those areas is OK. Paid parking is available in the Stanford Hospital Patient Parking Structure S-3 (underground), accessed by a left turn off of Pasteur Drive. Paid parking in also available behind Beckman in lot L-15 and a short walk away at Parking Structure S-5, but these tend to fill up during the busy parts of the day.


Download a Stanford map (PDF) for locations of parking and the Beckman Center.

last update: 08/19/2017