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With its main campus located in DeLand, Florida, Stetson University maintains a total of four campuses along the I-4 corridor in Central Florida. This private university is one of the top-ranking universities, listed as one of the best in the South. The Stetson University College of Law is the best in the nation in trail advocacy.
The 175-acre campus in DeLand is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. DeLand Hall, the first building built in the Stetson University campus, was built in 1884, making it the oldest higher-education building in the state of Florida to be in continuous use. The university, originally named DeLand University, was renamed in 1889 to honor university benefactor and hat manufacturer John B. Stetson.
Apartments near Stetson University can be found in north DeLand, a busy city located about 23 miles west of downtown Daytona and about 34 miles north of downtown Orlando. Deland is the county seat of Volusia County and is home to the Museum of Florida Art and the Downtown DeLand Historic Garden District, a beautiful neighborhood containing 68 historic buildings.