University sights in Jordan
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The University of Jordan is one of the biggest universities in Jordan, and is located over 10km northwest of Downtown. It boasts a Museum of Archaeology and a huge library. It also offers language courses, and is a great place to meet young locals. Numerous Internet cafés and Western fast-food outlets are dotted at various points along the main road, just opposite the university.
Take any minibus or service taxi to Salt from either Raghadan or Abdali stations; the university is easy to spot from the main road.
There are two museums in the grounds of the vast YarmoukUniversity , which opened in 1977 and now boasts more than 22,000 students from across the Middle East. Visitors, both domestic and foreign, are welcome to wander around the university, and it's a good place to meet young Jordanians.