Need to Know
We hope the following information will assist you in planning your trip back to campus for Reunion Homecoming on October 23-26, 2014. We look forward to seeing you!
Stay informed about...
The forecast calls for a chance of occasional rain. All activities will take place as regularly scheduled so please plan to arrive early to avoid traffic delays.
Click here to review Rain Planning information.
Updated Saturday schedule and football game time
Football kickoff on Saturday, October 25 is at 12:30 p.m. You can now view or filter the updated schedule of events or visit your Class Reunion page for class-specific details.
Stanford is under construction
The Stanford Energy System Innovations (SESI) program, a collection of projects designed to meet the university's energy demand while reducing greenhouse gas emissions and water consumption, requires significant work on campus until 2015. Please excuse our dust as we work towards creating a healthier environment. Current construction zones will include:
- Santa Teresa Street from Campus Drive to Lomita Drive
- Manzanita Park Residence Hall near Serra Street and Campus Drive
- Parking Structure 10 (under Roble Field)
- Meyer Library
- McMurtry Building along Campus Drive near Lomita Drive
Class Year Merchandise
Purchase Stanford class year apparel and other items at the new online, officially licensed Zazzle shop. It's the only place to find print-on-demand Stanford branded class year customized things like t-shirts, coffee mugs, rucksacks, stickers, luggage tags, phone covers, etc...
Visit @stanfordalumni on Twitter for up-to-the minute news, updates, schedule changes, and other timely reunion information.
In case of inclimate weather, event locations changes will be announced on Twitter, the alumni website, the reunion hotline (650) 723-1333, and with a printed update available at the Ford Center and Alumni Center.
Check-in and on-site registration will take place at the Registration Headquarters located at the Ford Center, 365 Galvez St., Stanford, CA 94305. You will also be able to make changes to your registration when you arrive.
Thursday, October 23
10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday, October 24
7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, October 25
7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, October 26*
8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. (Please note Sunday registration is at the Frances C. Arrillaga Alumni Center)
* Please note Sunday registration will occur at the Frances C. Arrillaga Alumni Center.
Also, if you don't have time to check-in at Ford Center before Dinner on the Quad or your Class Party, you can go directly to the event and check-in on-site to receive a temporary name badge.
Ford Center will also offer a variety of service stations including a Business Center, Nursing Area, Phone Charging Station, Information Desk, and Information Tables.
Class Headquarters Tent Map (pdf)
This map shows the location for your Class Headquarters Tent, the primary location for your class lunch and tailgates/mini-reunions.
Parking, Shuttle and Golf Cart Pickup Map (pdf)
This map shows general reunion parking lots, 50th+ reunion parking lots, and disability parking locations; the location for shuttle routes around Campus Dr. and to Dinner on the Quad, the Roundtable, and Ford Center; and identifies golf cart pickup stops.
Detailed Campus Map (pdf)
This large pdf file shows parking and building locations throughout the entire Stanford campus.
Stanford University Searchable Campus Map
This online searchable map locates buildings and addresses.
All Reunion Homecoming attendees may park in the following lots:
- October 23, 24, 25 - Free parking located Eucalyptus Grove (Lot 10) and Lasuen Grove (Lot 9).
- (On Saturday, October 25, you must display your Saturday Parking Pass to avoid fees, even if you are not attending the football game. The Saturday pass is included in your registration packet or you can print one here. Anticipate heavy traffic that morning due to the football game and please allow extra time to arrive and park on campus. Lots open at 7:00 a.m.)
- October 26 - Open parking available all through campus
Recent Grad attendees
Parking near Tresidder for the Friday Night Recent Grad Party will be crowded. If you take Lyft, Uber, or a taxi to the party, the building address is 459 Lagunita Drive, Stanford, CA. On-campus parking options include Tresidder Lot, on-street parking on Mayfield Avenue and Lomita Drive, Lot L-40 (behind FloMo), or Parking Structure 6 (under Wilbur Field). Anticipate heavy traffic on Saturday morning, so plan extra time to arrive. Reunion attendees can park for free in Lasuen Grove (Lot 9) and Eucalyptus Grove (Lot 10) beginning at 7:00 a.m. You must display your Saturday Parking Pass to avoid a $20 Athletics parking fee (even if you are not attending the football game). The Saturday pass can be printed here.
50th+ Reunion attendees
Special parking is reserved for guests in the Class of 1964 or prior. You must display your 50th+ Reunion Parking Permit for entry to the following lots:
- October 23, 24 - Parking will be located in Galvez Lot located at Campus Drive and Galvez Street.
- October 25 - Parking will be located on Museum Way between Palm Drive and Lasuen Street.
- October 26 - Parking will be located in Galvez Lot located at Campus Drive and Galvez Street.
- October 23 - Disability parking is available on Memorial Way, directly across from Ford Center.
- October 24 - Disability parking is available on Memorial Way (and also the Varsity Lot before the Roundtable event).
- October 25 - Disability parking is available on Memorial Way.
Complimentary shuttles will take you directly from the groves to Registration Headquarters at the Ford Center every 10-15 minutes. View the map for shuttle lines and locations. Shuttle operation hours are as follows:
October 23 - 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
October 24 - 7:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
October 25 - 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
A limited number of golf carts will transport guests with mobility impairments. If you find yourself in need of a lift, consult the map to find a golf cart stop near you. Call the number listed at the shuttle stop and a golf cart will be dispatched to your location.
For alumni who have requested accommodation for mobility and access challenges, door-to-door golf cart service is available to each event. Please inquire at the Information Desk in Ford Center upon arrival.
The Alumni Center has a limited number of bicycles available for alumni and their qualifying guests (16 years and older) to borrow on a first-come, first-serve basis. Inquire at the front desk. Bikes must be returned each day at least 30 minutes before closing time. Helmets are available.
Alumni Center Reunion Homecoming Hours for Bicycle Check-Out:
October 23 - 8am - 7pm
October 24, 25 - 7am - 7pm
October 26 - 8am - 3pm
Stanford vs. Oregon State Football Game
Saturday, October 25
Kick-off time: 12:30 p.m.
Don't forget to buy your football tickets from Stanford Athletics using the promotional code "SAA" followed by your class year (e.g. SAA89).
The Saturday pass is included in your Reunion registration packet or you can print one here.
Anticipate very heavy traffic on Saturday morning and allow extra time to arrive and park on campus. Lots open at 7:00 a.m.
Besides the football game, there are many athletic events happening during Reunion Homecoming. Please visit gostanford.com schedule page for a listing of sporting events you can attend while back on campus.
Many campus athletic facilities are available for alums to use during Reunion Homecoming, including the golf driving range, pools, and athletic centers. Visit the PE and Recreation website for more information on facility hours and access.
View the latest updates @stanfordalumni
Lost and Found
Lost and found items during Reunion Homecoming are kept at the Ford Center Information Booth
Stanford is committed to achieving sustainability during all phases of reunion event planning and execution.