From Highway 101 North & South:
Take the Embarcadero Road exit west toward Stanford. At El Camino Real, Embarcadero turns into Galvez Street as it enters the university. Turn Right at Campus Drive; turn left at PANAMA Street. The building is located on the left on the corner of Panama and Via Ortega. Please note that Via Ortega will closed during construction of the new Bio Chem Building (Formerly the location of Applied Physics and Ginzton Lab)
From Highway 280 North & South:
Exit 280 at Alpine Road, turning east (away from Portola Valley, toward Menlo Park.) Make a right turn onto Junipero Serra Boulevard. Turn left at the first stoplight, Campus Drive West (across from the golf course driveway.) Turn right onto Panama. The building is located on the left on the corner of Panama and Via Ortega.
From El Camino Real:
Exit El Camino Real at University Avenue. Turn toward the hills (away from the center of Palo Alto). As you enter Stanford, University Avenue becomes Palm Drive. Go through one traffic light, and turn right onto Campus Drive at the first stop sign. Turn left at Panama Street. The building is located on the left on the corner of Panama and Via Ortega.
There are parking lots on Via Ortega (directly across from the Environment & Energy building), as well as on Panama Street directly across from the building, or you can park in the parking structure (Parking Structure 2 on campus maps) on the corner of Panama and Via Ortega. Parking passes are available for purchase at a meter on the FIRST floor of the parking garage for $1.50 per hour. You will need to return to your vehicle to place the receipt on the dashboard.
Y2E2 Building Map
Precourt Energy Efficiency Center
Yang & Yamazaki Environment & Energy Building
473 Via Ortega, Room 326
Stanford, CA 94305-4206