Your campus visit
Below you’ll find some useful links and information for you to access during your campus visit, including campus maps, virtual tours and more.
Campus visit information
Parking will be free on all our campuses.
Upon arrival, please provide your vehicle registration number at the registration desk.
Oxstalls campus: We’ll reserve parking bays for you in the Business School car park (turn right at mini roundabout and drive towards the new modern building at the far end) – (GL2 9HW).
Francis Close Hall campus: We have very limited spaces at Francis Close Hall campus, though there are a significant number of accessible parking bays.
We recommend that you park at our nearby Hardwick campus (GL50 4BS) where we will have reserved parking. This location is a 5-minute walk to Francis Close Hall campus (GL50 4AZ).
Park campus: Ample parking can usually be found in our main car park at Park campus (GL50 2RH).
Pittville Student Village: If you wish to visit Pittville Student Village please park at the Cheltenham Racecourse Park & Ride (GL50 4SH) which is a 5-minute walk away.
Please make sure you check in with one of our representatives when you arrive so that we know you are here. Check-in locations are as follows:
• Oxstalls campus (Gloucester): Business School atrium
• Park campus (Cheltenham): main (Elwes) reception
• Francis Close Hall campus (Cheltenham): chapel building
Our refectories will be open for drinks and snacks, so feel free to take a moment to sit and refuel.
Make sure you visit some of our halls of residence on your visit, so you can get a feel for where you could be living during your studies.
Oxstalls campus: Head over to our off-campus accommodation available to view at Blackfriars (GL1 2HN). This accommodation is a 25-minute walk from Oxstalls campus.
Parking is available opposite at NCP Gloucester Blackfriars, GL1 2HJ. This car park is pay and display, accepting cash or card.
Francis Close Hall campus / Park campus: Head over to our off-campus accommodation Pittville Student Village (GL52 3JG) anytime until 3pm.
There will be student ambassadors available to show you around some of our accommodation options and the on-site facilities, including the gym, study suite, bar, and social spaces.
View walking directions from Francis Close Hall campus.
To connect to free Wi-Fi, each visitor should text OpenDay23 to 078600 39833.
You’ll receive a return SMS containing your personal Wi-Fi username and password. Select Eduroam Wi-Fi on your device and enter your username and password to connect.
Take a virtual tour
Take a virtual tour and step virtually into an en-suite bedroom at Blackfriars or an Enhanced/Studio room at Pittville Student Village.
We have a number of virtual tours available so that you can experience our halls of residence and state-of-the-art facilities across each campus.