Challinor is located on Park campus and has recently been renovated to a high standard.
Surrounded by picturesque parkland, Park Campus is a creative hub where media, design and technology students create and collaborate using the latest industry equipment in top-spec facilities.
Home to a cosmopolitan range of courses, Park Campus brings together student-professionals from a variety of specialisms, ranging from subjects like graphic design and advertising right through to music and film production.
Just 15 minutes’ walk from the centre of Cheltenham and less than 10 minutes’ walk from Montpellier and the Bath Road, you’ll be right on your doorstep for Cheltenham’s clubs, bars, shops and cafes.
Park Campus, The Park, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 2RH
Access to the main car park is from ‘The Park’, between Merestones Road and Brook Court. You can also locate Park Campus using Google Maps.
Our car parks are pay and display, and you can pay by credit/debit card or using the JustPark app. If you’re visiting us for an open day or a similar event, parking is usually free*.
Find out more about parking on campus.
Please search for the University of Gloucestershire, Park Campus using any smart phone navigation app.
*You will be provided with specific parking information before the event.
The closest rail station is Cheltenham Spa – about 20 minutes’ walk from the campus (directions from the station to Park campus).
Students and staff can travel around Cheltenham and Gloucester using Stagecoach bus services.
Benefit from reduced ticket prices by purchasing a UniRider ticket, either online or when you travel. UniRider tickets are available to anyone with a University of Gloucestershire ID card.
Visit Stagecoach UniRider for further information.
Park and Ride
Cheltenham has two Park and Ride facilities.
The campus’ refectory offers hot meals, snacks, fresh sandwiches, a salad bar and freshly baked cakes and pastries.
There are vegan and vegetarian options available as well as vending machines and free water stations, so you can top up your bottle.
The Student Union bar provides evening entertainment and drinks, or a short walk from campus you’ll find Montpellier with restaurants and wine bars or the buzzing Bath Road with a range of pubs.
Originally laid out as a zoological garden, with its own lake and elephant walkway, Park Campus is surrounded by picturesque parklands. It has MUGA pitches and acres of green for students to hang out.
In view from the campus are the stunning Cotswold Hills. The Cotswolds are the largest Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) in the UK.
These beautiful grounds offer a creative hub for our art, media and technology students to collaborate and inspire each other.
Set in the Montpellier district of the town, the campus has a real buzz, surrounded by Georgian villas, botanical gardens, bars and boutiques.