Off campus

Lynn shuttle

The LU Day Shuttle runs on a route system, with different weekday and weekends routes. Students may board the shuttle from the mailroom parking lot and request drop off at one of the designated stops including: The Town Center at Boca Raton, Boca Raton Tri-Rail, Wal-Mart SuperCenter, and the Polo Club Shoppes.  

Please contact the Office of Student Involvement at OSI@lynn.edu for route maps, schedules, or any further information. 

The shuttle does not provide service to Fort Lauderdale, Miami or Palm Beach airports and does not operate during some holidays and breaks.

Eating

Besides the usual national chains, like Cheesecake Factory, Chili's, Macaroni Grill, California Pizza Kitchen and the like, there are literally hundreds of restaurants in and around Boca Raton and close by. Some of the most popular are JB's on the Beach in Deerfield, the Baja Café, Mizner Park in downtown Boca Raton, Dada's on Atlantic Avenue in Delray Beach and the all-you-can-eat sushi buffet, Kyojin. All are minutes from campus.

  • Find food of every style and nationality
  • Plenty of restaurants are open 24 hours or at least till early morning

Shopping

Bring your wallet and your fashion magazines, or hit the more budget-conscious department stores. It's all here.

  • Town Center Mall, an indoor shopping mall is around the corner from Lynn's campus, features top major national retailers, famous designer boutiques and restaurants
  • Shop outdoors at The Shops at Boca Center just down the road; at Mizner Park and Royal Palm Place in downtown Boca Raton; or at City Place in West Palm Beach
  • Downtown Delray Beach's Atlantic Avenue has art galleries, trendy shops and restaurants and hosts a variety of outdoor festivals year-round
  • All the major big-box stores are within minutes of campus
  • Other nearby shopping malls include The Mall at Wellington Green and Boynton Beach Mall

The beach

There are 70 miles of them just between Palm Beach and Broward counties. That's why South Florida is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world.

Boca Raton

All Boca Raton beaches have picnic tables and grills.

  • Spanish River Park - a mere 3 miles from campus
  • Red Reef Park - great snorkeling and diving
  • South Beach Park
Delray Beach

Featuring 2 miles of sand.

  • 15 minutes north
  • Surf shops, beachfront restaurants and hotels
Deerfield Beach

Play beach volleyball, throw a Frisbee or fish on the pier.

  • 15 minutes south
  • Surf shops, beachfront restaurants and hotels
Fort Lauderdale
  • 30 minutes south
South Beach

Hang out with the stars on Miami's famous beach.

  • 1 hour south

Fun stuff

You can fish, play tennis, Jet Ski, water ski, surf, snorkel and dive year-round in South Florida. If you’re a golfer, there are 152 golf courses in Palm Beach county alone.

There are several movie theaters near campus, the closest of which is the Muvico Palace in Boca Raton

Las Olas Boulevard in Fort Lauderdale is another popular spot for eating, shopping, entertainment and people watching.

Music and Performing Arts

Another perk of living in South Florida is, you can go to outdoor concerts year-round at:

You can also catch the big-name music acts and touring theater and entertainment productions at:

  • Bank Atlantic Center in Sunrise
  • American Airlines Arena in Miami
  • Kravis Center for the Performing Arts in West Palm Beach
  • Broward Center for the Performing Arts in Fort Lauderdale
  • The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts in Miami

Theme Parks

And don't forget, at Lynn you're about three hours or less away from:

  • Universal Studios
  • Walt Disney World
  • Sea World
  • The Florida Keys

Sporting Events

South Florida's one of only 10 metropolitan areas in the United States that has all four major league sports (that means great internships too):

  • Miami Dolphins football
  • Miami Heat basketball
  • Florida Panthers hockey
  • Florida Marlins baseball

National golf and tennis tournaments are held during the winter throughout South Florida. The Marlins and several other major league baseball teams hold spring training in Jupiter, about 45 minutes north.

Public transportation

Airports

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