Leasing at The Cardinal

Cardinal building

Leasing at The Cardinal Apartments

The Cardinal Apartments is a vibrant community for Stanford employees.  Offering studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom residences and extensive amenities, just minutes away from Caltrain and downtown Redwood City.  The Cardinal combines urban living with the striking beauty of the San Francisco peninsula.

Prospective Residents affiliated with Stanford University or Stanford Hospital & Clinics can apply by contacting our Leasing Office. Interaction with a leasing agent either by phone, by email, or in person is also required before joining our wait list.   Please refer to the FAQ page for additional leasing information.

Lease Renewals

At least a month before your lease is set to expire, you will receive a renewal letter in the mail. It will contain your new rental rate and an information form that needs to be completely filled out. You will also need to provide a copy of current renter's insurance. When completed, turn into the Leasing Office. If you have any questions about the paperwork, contact the Leasing Office at 650-457-0977 or thecardinalapartments@stanford.edu.

Thinking of Transferring?

After completing the first 12 months of lease term at the community, residents may be eligible to transfer to another apartment home of a larger size. The lease term for the new apartment must be a minimum of twelve (12) months. However, lease term cannot exceed duration of Qualifying Employment. Residents requesting to transfer apartments must submit a Request for Internal Transfer form. Please inquire for more information at the Leasing Office, 650-457-0977 or thecardinalapartments@stanford.edu.

Thinking of Moving?

Relocating? Be sure to print out and complete the 30 Day Notice to Vacate Form at least 30 days prior to your move-out and return it to the Leasing Office. You will receive an Acknowledgement of Notice via mail. Check out our FAQ page for helpful information on moving.