Disability Access @ Stanford

Building 260, Main Quad, 01-260

If a photo is not shown, please contact Maps and Records to submit a photo
(Click to Enlarge Photo)
Departments located in this building:

View Map (PDF)

1.   Location Tip

Building 260, Pigott Hall (the "Language Corner") is located at the southeast corner (Lasuen Mall side) of the outer Main Quad.  From the Oval, use the ramped path to the right of the steps to reach the arcade level.  Continue along the pathway heading towards Memorial Church.  Once at the front of Memorial Church, turn left and continue until the end of the arcade.  Turn right at the outer arcade and Building 260 is on the right. 


2.   Use/Purpose

Building 260 is occupied by the Divisions of Literatures, Cultures and Languages, Comparative Literature, French and Italian, German Studies, and Iberian and Latin American Cultures.  An elevator provides wheelchair access to all floors of the building.  Office spaces, conference rooms, and seminar rooms are located throughout the building.  A large classroom is located just inside the entrance located at the corner of Lasuen Mall/Escondido Mall.  Wheelchair seating is located in the front. 


3.  Accessible Entrance

There are two accessible entrances along Escondido Mall, with one entrance equipped with a power-operated door.  Additional accessible entrances are located via the courtyard between the back of Building 40 and Building 300.


4.  Restrooms

Wheelchair accessible men's and women's restrooms are located on all levels (B, 1, 2, 3). 


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.  For closer access to buildings along the back end of the Main Quad, the closest parking is available at the end of Santa Teresa Street, near Duena Street or in a small parking lot near Duena Street and Panama Mall.  There is a limited amount of disabled parking located behind MemChu via Duena Street (gate access code required).  Contact the Diversity and Access Office at (650) 725-0326 for details.


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.