The area around the University (Patission-Kypseli) is a very lively area with a public transportation network with subway, trolleys and buses that reach all of Athens and its surroundings. The area is easy to walk, with many different ethnic restaurants and neighborhoods, museums, shops, theaters and sports events.
Pedion Areos Park is a short walk away. For keeping fit, the Panellinion Stadium and Sports Facilities (tennis, swimming pool, etc.) are across the street.
A number of restaurants and cafes are conveniently located in or around the University area. Students can participate in a number of athletic activities, using the facilities of the nearby Panellinion Stadium. In addition, students can participate in various cultural activities of the University, such as theatrical and musical performances, dancing, etc.