Merrilee Terrace Apartments

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Mirrilee Terrace Apartments


Merrilee Terrace Apartments are available as a full-year option for single graduate students and couples without children students. Single graduate students are assigned to two-bedroom units. Couples without children are assigned to one-bedroom units. Both options are furnished by the University.

Residents of Merrilee Terrace Apartments enjoy a swimming pool in a quiet courtyard, laundry facilities, secure bike rooms, and nearby park with community gardens.

Furnished by the University, each two-bedroom apartment houses two students, while each one-bedroom apartment houses one couple without children.

The apartments are spacious and have carpet and laminate flooring throughout. Each apartment has one assigned, covered parking space. Stanford provides wireless DSL and utilities. Stanford does not provide cable television, telephone, or cost of laundry.

If you are assigned here and are interested in housing on campus, please file a reassignment request. The reassignment request form can be found within the Housing and Dining section of Axess under the tab “Apply for Reassignment." There is no fee to be reassigned to on-campus housing and assignments are made based on the date you submit your reassignment request.

Sublicensing is not permitted within off-campus subsidized apartments.

General Information

Residence Name

Merrilee Terrace Apartments – three-story buildings


Off-campus housing – Merrilee Terrace Apartments is located near Gunn High School, Starbucks and many other retail markets.

Navigation Address

443 Ventura Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94306

Distance from  Campus

Located approximately 3.4 miles from Stanford; about a 17 minute bike ride to campus.

Single Graduate Student Spaces 2 Bedroom, Double Occupancy: 24 Spaces
Couples without Children Spaces 1 Bedroom: 3 Apartments

Housing Front Desk

Off-Campus Housing Front Desk
Escondite Cottage, 150 Comstock Circle
Stanford, CA 94305

Dining Service

Kitchens provided; optional Stanford Dining or student-managed plan.

Co-ed Type

Gender-Neutral Housing Not Available

The Apartments

Common Areas
Living Area
Kitchen Area





Carpet and Laminate Flooring

Extra-long twin bed

Sink with mirror

Window coverings

Desk and chair


High-speed internet access



Cable TV capability






Coffee table


End Table


Dining table & chairs