The University is named after the late Louis Dembitz Brandeis, an associate justice of the US Supreme Court. The huge 235 acres complex is well equipped with facilities for academic as well as extra curricular activities. The University campus is also available as venue for events and meetings. Cholmondeley, the coffee house, is ideal for a concert or a comedy show, while the Intercultural Center are available for meetings, conferences, dances and concerts. The Rose Art Museum has a lovely contemporary art collection, worth a visit. A lot of Cultural activities and festivals also take place on the campus and are exciting to attend.