Stanford University

Relocation Services

Living in the Bay Area

The Bay Area is one of the most beautiful, scenic and diverse landscapes in the world. Home to many different cultures, the area offers open and fascinating experiences for everyone. From Stanford, you can be skiing in just a few hours, and on the beach in less than thirty minutes.


Please find helpful resources for relocating to the area below. 

Moving Companies

The Educational and Institutional Cooperative Service, Inc. (E&I Cooperative) is a not-for-profit buying cooperative of which Stanford is a member. E&I provides goods and services to its members at the best possible value. View contracted moving companies through Stanford's Fingate.

City Information

The links below will connect you with many cities in the area and provide valuable information on services regarding the city and information on schools, churches, synagogues, and more.

School Information

There are many public, private and independent school systems in the Stanford vicinity. You can also read moe about Independent Schools of the San Francisco Bay Area (ISSFBA), school rankings, and childcare and family resources.

Stanford University Office of the Vice Provost & Dean of Research

The mission of the VPDoR is to provide guidance and support to facilitate, nurture, and safeguard a thriving research ecosystem.

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