Our Location

The historic 50-acre campus is located in Belmont, CA on the San Francisco peninsula in Silicon Valley and the foothills of the Pacific Ocean. NDNU offers opportunities for city action as well as outdoor activities. Take in views or social hot spots that surround the campus. The great weather year-round is also a plus.

NDNU is conveniently located within one mile of bus, train and major freeways, and  30 minutes from three international airports. Our location is ideal for easy access for students residing on campus or commuting to class – day or night.

NDNU is situated in the heart of one of the country’s most exciting regions for professional possibilities and personal enrichment. Whether you’re just getting started in college, returning to reshape your career or broaden your opportunities, NDNU provides resources for internships and relationships with staff, faculty and alumni to help you build your future.

Cultural Activities

  • Concerts
  • Bookstores
  • Fine Dining
  • Theater
  • Art Museums

Outdoor Activities

  • Hiking
  • Cycling
  • Skiing
  • Beaches
  • Surfing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Kayaking

Sports and Recreation

  • San Francisco Giants, 49ers
  • Oakland A’s, Raiders
  • Golden State Warriors
  • San Jose Sharks
  • Napa and Sonoma Valley
  • Culinary innovation
  • Monterey Bay Aquarium
  • Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
  • Annual festivals


  • Silicon Valley: Home to world-famous technology companies and the Tech Museum
  • Biotech and green technology