One of the largest non-profit, private research universities in the U.S., Nova Southern University, is conveniently located near our hotel. NSU offers a plethora of degrees through its 16 colleges ranging from medicine to nursing and even business.
Discover the sprawling 314-acre Fort Lauderdale campus—only 2-miles from us. Annually, more than 24,000 NSU Sharks attend Nova. Five decades of remarkable growth has created a legacy of academic excellence and innovation in teaching, research, and learning.
From Ft. Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport (15 min. by car)
Follow I-595 W to FL-84 W. Take exit 7.
Follow Davie Rd, Nova Dr. and College Ave, to SW 30th.
From Renaissance Fort Lauderdale-Plantation Hotel (5 min. by car)
From New River Canal Rd, to left onto FL-84 E.
Turn right onto S University Dr.
Turn left onto SW 30th St.
Throughout the year, NSU parents, prospective students, and alumni visit the campus, tour the grounds, and attend a variety of annual events.
Request a Tour or Attend Open House – Get a glimpse of the college experience through a guided tour of the campus.
Commencement Ceremonies – Tickets are not required but seating is limited. Various on-campus locations also televise the event. Flight Deck Pub is ideal for guests with children. On-campus parking is free during this time.
Homecoming – Sharks Homecoming is one of the year’s most popular events. The weeklong celebration is filled with fun and exciting events. Check the NSU calendar for upcoming dates.
Athletics – NSU offers 17 athletic programs. Visitors can come out to the University Center Arena to watch a variety of sporting events.
Stay Close by While Visiting Campus
Located only 5 minutes away, our Fort Lauderdale hotel is the ideal place to stay when visiting this beautiful Sunshine State campus. Whether you’re a prospective student or in town to visit your favorite Shark, our spacious and stylish upscale accomodations are the perfect choice.