Local Colleges and Universities
Conveniently Located near University of Nebraska-Lincoln
If you’re planning a visit to a local university in Lincoln, choose quality, affordable accommodations at Hyatt Place Lincoln/Downtown-Haymarket. We offer 111 stylish and spacious guestrooms, free Wi-Fi, a 24-hour fitness center, an indoor heated pool and a complimentary hot breakfast every morning – everything you need for a relaxing and comfortable stay. And while our amenities and rooms are really great, our location is even better. Hyatt Place Lincoln/Downtown-Haymarket is just minutes from the area’s institutes of higher learning, including the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL). UNL is located just down the road (0.5 mile) from our hotel – so close you can walk there in about 10-15 minutes.
For more than 145 years, UNL has been a leading provider of higher education. UNL has been named among the top 50 public universities in U.S. News and World Report’s annual evaluation of America’s Best Colleges for the past 11 years, is ranked in the top 100 of all national universities both public and private and is listed in the ranking report among “A-Plus Schools for B Students.”
Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, UNL offers undergrad and graduate degrees in fields ranging from agricultural sciences and natural resources to law and engineering. The university also has a strong athletic program; the Nebraska Huskers compete in basketball, baseball, football, gymnastics, track and field and a multitude of other sports, with both men’s and women’s teams.
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