Getting to graduation
Getting to the University
Find out how to get to the University by car, train, bus, coach and plane.
Wills Memorial Building
The graduation ceremony takes place in the Wills Memorial Building.
Find out about access information for Wills Memorial Building.
Ticket and gown collection takes place in the Richmond Building.
It takes about 15 minutes to walk between these two locations. It is a downhill walk from the Richmond Building to the Wills Memorial Building.
The areas around these buildings will be very busy, so you should take this into consideration.
There is no car parking on the University precinct. However, there are various multi-storey car parks near the University. The nearest are:
Staying in Bristol
You may need to stay overnight in Bristol or the surrounding area if you are travelling far. We recommend booking early.
Left luggage facilities
You will not be able to bring in luggage or large bags to the ceremony. We recommend you leave your luggage at your place of accommodation. If this is not possible, you can use a left luggage facility. Options include:
Neither of these options are very close to the University. The amount of storage available at each may be limited. We recommend calling on the day to check there is space for your item(s).
Can't make it?
If you are no longer able to attend the day, or if you become delayed on your journey and you think you might be late, contact us as soon as possible.