Stay Near the Best Universities in New York City

Some of the world's finest universities and institutions call New York City home. Parents and grad students, guest speakers, and friends flock to the city from around the world to visit these prestigious campuses. Our hotel near Columbia University places you within minutes of the best in the Upper West Side, including the Barnard School and Julliard. With Wi-Fi access and a 24-hour Business Center, you'll find everything you need throughout your stay. See for yourself why NYLO New York City sets the standard among hotels in the area.

Columbia University (1.7 mi)

Located in the Morningside Heights neighborhood of Manhattan's Upper West Side, Columbia University is home to Columbia College, Columbia Law, The Earth Institute, Alumni Association, the Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science, and the School of General Studies, just to name a few. Groups consisting of less than 10 people are free to tour campus independently, and can find maps in the Visitor's Center, Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm. A current Columbia I.D. is required to enter all buildings except Low Library. Parking is available on the streets or in local area parking garages, and the school can be easily reached by subway.
The renowned Columbia University Medical Center is at 168th Street and Broadway. It includes the graduate schools of medicine, nursing, dentistry, public health, and a hospital. Tours are available to applying students.

Barnard College (1.7 mi)

This prestigious and diverse New York liberal arts college for women is located between 116th and 120th Streets on the west side of Broadway. Parking is available at local garages 7 days a week. No appointments are necessary for student-led tours departing from the Admissions Visitor Center, Monday-Friday at 10:30am and 2:30pm.

The Julliard School (1 mi)

Specializing in dance, drama, and music, Julliard has stood as a timeless nexus for the utmost in artistic education for over a century. The school is located at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts at West 65th Street, between Broadway and Amsterdam. Tours are offered by reservation once a day at 11:45am, Monday-Friday during the school year, and Monday-Thursday during the summer. Tours include dance studios, recital space, practice rooms, the theater, classrooms, and more.

Fordham University (1 mi)

A Jesuit University of New York, Fordham is guided strongly by its Catholic and Jesuit traditions to help build strong moral character and development, along with the highest in education. Open houses and information sessions are available at the Lincoln Center campus at scheduled times throughout the year, and virtual tours are available online.

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