The University Neighborhood

If you are looking to explore Syracuse and find interesting things to do or a place to live … discover the “University Neighborhood!” From Downtown, take Harrison Street up the hill. Now you’re on Syracuse University turf! College sports fans have heard of the Carrier Dome. The quad, at the heart of campus, overlooks the Marshall Street commercial district with shopping, dining and lots of SU apparel and other stuff for sale.

Travel up a hill a bit more to Ostrom Avenue and Thornden Park, and work your way over to Euclid Avenue, which will take you to Westcott Street. The “Westcott Nation”, as some call the “University Neighborhood” is another colorful area within the neighborhood an eclectic mix of academicians, students, permanent residents and a lot of free thinkers.

But, there is even more to discover!

Discover the University Neighborhood where residential intimacy combines with urban accessibility and where residents enjoy a host of local amenities and conveniences! We are within easy walking distance are Syracuse University, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, Upstate Medical University, Crouse Hospital, VA Medical Center, the Syracuse Real Food Co-op, the Westcott Street Commercial District, Ed Smith School, Petit Branch Public Library, grocery store, hardware store, convenience store, banks, restaurants, picturesque Thornden Park and numerous other green spaces. Public transportation provides quick access to the City’s bustling Downtown, and exits on and off Interstate 81 and Route 690 are conveniently close.