Visitor Information



There are two on-campus hotels, the University Holiday Inn and Fogelman Executive Conference Center & Hotel. Other hotels close to campus include:

  • Doubletree Suites (3 miles from campus), 5069 Sanderlin Avenue, 901.767.6666
  • Hampton Inn (3.3 miles from campus), 5320 Poplar Avenue, 901.683.8500
  • Courtyard by Marriott (5.1 miles from campus), 6015 Park Avenue, 901.761.0330
  • La Quinta Inn (5.3 miles from campus), 1236 Primacy Parkway, 901.574.0330
  • Hyatt Place (5.5 miles from campus), 1220 Primacy Parkway, 901.682.2760

The last three listed are in the Saint Francis Hospital area, near Park and Ridgeway, where several fine dining establishments are also located.


Visitors, first time students, and prospective students will find the University directions helpful. Instead of turning on Patterson, from Central look for the Central parking lot, which is the largest general parking closest to Dunn Hall, and is adjacent to the University Holiday Inn hotel.


Please see Parking Services for information about visitor parking, student parking, or permit parking.


See either Tiger Dining, on-campus dining or local off-campus dining.


Memphistravel.com is the place to go to find out more about Memphis attractions, dining, music & nightlife, sports & recreation, and places to shop. For reference, the University is considered to be between Midtown Memphis and East Memphis.