Memphis is located on the Mississippi River in Shelby County and is the largest city in Tennessee. With great apartment complexes situated near the city’s hot spots for the latest in rock n’ roll, country, soul, and blues, Memphis caters to students and music-lovers alike.
The housing options in Memphis are as endless as the city’s multitude of interesting attractions. Popular locations around town, all located near excellent student housing, include Beale Street—a blues lover’s paradise where B.B. King used to play, the Memphis Zoo in midtown Memphis—voted the fourth best zoo in the nation, and the Peabody Hotel—famous for its rooftop ducks. Other student-friendly locals include The Orpheum Theatre, built in 1928, which produces ten to twelve Broadway shows each year, and Sun Studio—where Elvis Presley first recorded!
The Memphis music opportunities do not stop there! Students love living in apartment complexes near The New Daisy Theatre, an all-ages concert venue, and the large Mud Island Amphitheater.
Best of all, Memphis is a great place to get a solid education with reputable universities and ideal student housing options. Top schools such as the University of Memphis, Rhodes College, Memphis College of Art, and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, as well as colleges including Southwest Tennessee Community College make Memphis a great place to both live and study. The city, full of culture and history, also boasts the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry, which is the oldest dental college in the South.
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