Stanford University
Grand Prismatic Spring, Yellowstone National Park


Understanding Earth. Benefitting Society.

Contact Us

Mailing addressDepartment of Geophysics
397 Panama Mall
Mitchell Building, 3rd Floor
Stanford University
Stanford, CA 94305-2215
General InquiriesRosaline Grayson
Department Administrator
(650) 497.3498
Student Services

Rachael Madison
(650) 724.3293
Mitchell Bldg 351

All questions regarding graduate admissions

Department ChairProf. BIondo Biondi
(650) 723.1319
Mitchell Bldg 371

Director of Finance and Operations

Stephanie Lettieri
(650) 723.0891
Mitchell Bldg 311

Visit Us


Driving directions and printable maps

The School of Earth, Energy & Environmental Sciences is housed in four buildings:

  • Geology Corner/Braun Hall (Building 320 of the Quad)
  • Ruth Wattis Mitchell Earth Sciences Building
  • Cecil H. and Ida M. Green Earth Sciences Research Building.
  • Yang & Yamazaki Environment and Energy Building (Y2E2)

You can see building locations by searching for them on Stanford's Map.

Parking on campus

Before 4pm, you will need to use either metered parking or permit parking. Metered parking is indicated on the map above by a green P (bring quarters!); virtual daily permits can be purchased online from the Parking & Transportation website. Select parking lots are free after 4pm (read posted parking signs carefully for details).

For more details, please see the University's Visitor Parking Information.

Additional Visitor Information

Please Stanford's Visitor Information website.

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