Academic Programs:
Aeronautics & Astronautics
  Phone: (650) 723-3317
Materials Science & Engineering
  Phone: (650) 723-2534
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Official Name:

William F. Durand Building



Location Tip:

Durand is located at 496 Lomita Mall.  It is across from Mitchell and adjacent to McCullough and Green Earth Sciences.


Durand houses Aeronautics & Astronautics, Materials Science, Mechanical Engineering (1st Floor), and the Stanford Center for Professional Development (2nd Floor).  Office space, labs, and conference rooms are located throughout Durand.  The Spilker Conference Room is located on the 4th floor.  The elevator provides access to all floors (G, 1, 2, 3, 4). 

Accessible Entrance:

The main entrance of Durand (across from Mitchell) is accessible via a wheelchair ramp to the right of the stairs and is equipped with a power-operated door.  The elevator is centrally located just inside the main entrance.  The rear entrance of Durand (across from Green Earth Sciences) is also equipped with a power-operated door and is accessible via a pathway/ramp along Panama Mall. 


Wheelchair accessible men¿s and women¿s restrooms are located on all floors of Durand.Basement  Single-occupancy all-gender and Men¿s and women¿s multi-occupancy (off elevator, turn left)1st Floor     Men¿s and women¿s multi-occupancy (on either side of elevator)2nd Floor    Men¿s and women¿s multi-occupancy (on either side of elevator)3rd Floor    Women¿s multi-occupancy (down hall to the right of elevator) and all-gender single-occupancy (down hall to left of elevator)4th Floor     Single-occupancy all-gender restrooms (4) ¿ two are located off the elevator and to the right at the far southeast corner of the building.  Two additional single-occupancy restrooms are located off the elevator down the hall to the left on the right side.

Parking & Transportation:

Disabled parking is located on Santa Teresa Street near Lomita Drive.  Additional disabled parking is available at the Roble underground parking garage located along Via Ortega, near Santa Teresa Street.  Marguerite shuttle stops are located along Santa Teresa Street, Via Ortega and on Serra Mall.

Points of Interest:

Enjoy the outdoor space at the newly constructed Terman Fountain directly across from Durand.Updated: 12/2018

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