Disability Access @ Stanford

Building 120, Main Quad, 01-120

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1.   Location Tip

Building 120, also known as, McClatchy Hall is located on the north side of the outer Main Quad.  From the Oval, use the ramped path to the right of the steps to reach the arcade level.  Turn left at the arcade and proceed down the Outer Quad arcade.  Building 120 is on the right side.


2.   Use/Purpose

Building 120 is occupied by the departments of Art & Art History, Communications, Sociology, and Urban Studies.  Building 120 has four floors, a basement, and a sub-basement.  An elevator accesses all floors of the building.  There are office spaces, research areas, classrooms, and conference rooms throughout the building.  In addition, there is a large classroom/auditorium in the basement and a department library on the 1st floor.     


3.  Accessible Entrance

The main entrance to Building 120 is located via the Outer Quad arcade and is equipped with a power-operated door.  There are also secondary accessible entrances near Memorial Court and via the courtyard adjacent to Building 160.  Once inside the main entrance, head down the hallway to the left.  The elevator is on the left side of the hallway.


4.  Restrooms

A men's restroom (wheelchair accessible) is located on the basement level and the 2nd and 4th floors.  A women's restroom (wheelchair accessible) is located on the sub-basement level and the 1st and 3rd floors.


5.  Parking and Transportation

The Marguerite shuttle stop is directly in front of the Main Quad on Serra Mall. Disabled parking is located at the top of the Oval on either side for closer access to the front of the Main Quad. 


6. Points of Interest

While at the Main Quad, visit Memorial Church or the Rodin Collection in Memorial Court. There are also several cafes in the Main Quad area.



For disability access information about any building not listed in the Campus Access Guide, please contact the Diversity and Access Office, (650) 725-0326 voice, (650) 723-1216 TTY, disability.access@stanford.edu. We welcome your feedback about the Mobility Guide and requests for further information.