Local Colleges and Universities
Georgia State, Emory, Georgia Tech, & Other Local Schools
Quick commutes, beautiful scenery, big campuses—guests appreciate local universities near Hyatt Place Atlanta/Buckhead because these are the first thoughts that cross their mind. Leading research institutions of the nation are found in our neck of the woods, and for schools like American Intercontinental University and University of Georgia, your mode of transportation can be your feet. Everything is close by and connected, just like the community is to our hotel.
- American Intercontinental University – 0.25 miles
- University of Georgia – 0.5 miles
- Clayton State University – 2.5 miles
- Oglethorpe University – 3.5 miles
- John Marshall Law School – 3.5 miles
- Atlanta College of Art and Savannah College of Art and Design – 3.75 miles
- Emory University – 4.5 miles
- Georgia Institute of Technology – 5.5 miles
- Morehouse School of Medicine – 6 miles
- Georgia State University – 7.4 miles
- Clark Atlanta University – 8.6 miles
From under the shade of an oak, enjoy the leafy campus of Emory University, one of the world’s leading private research institutions. This university makes an impact across the Peach State, with Emory Healthcare blazing paths as the largest healthcare system in Georgia. Considered a “Hidden Ivy”, Emory has many accolades and is deemed the 21st best university in the United States by U.S. News and World Report.
Georgia Institute of Technology
The name garners respect from every corner of the globe, and that’s because Georgia Tech is one of the oldest polytechnical schools in the United States. Ranked the 7th best public school in the country, Georgia Tech continues to better the local community and people around the world through their unparalleled research. Constituting over 100 centers, this establishment creates a well-rounded education for students in any field.
Georgia State University
Alongside Emory and Georgia Tech, Georgia State is one of the few research institutions in the state. As a focal point in the historic financial hub of Atlanta, the university offers unbeatable connections to the city’s business district. As an industrious urban research institution, Georgia State creates unsurpassed opportunities for students of many diverse backgrounds.
Made for Savvy Students and Parents
Our property is tailored to accommodate. We’re so close to colleges that incoming freshmen can sleep in before orientation. Parents use our proximity to stay nearby during their visits. Prospective students of any kind take advantage of our free a.m. Kitchen Skillet™ breakfasts, and when mealtimes are made on a whim, our 24-hour Gallery Market and Menu is there to keep them recharged. The same can be said of our spacious guestrooms, where coffee/tea makers will jumpstart any traveler’s busy day walking the campuses and our soft Hyatt Grand Beds® will put them soundly to sleep.