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Student Parking

The University recognises the key role it has to play in caring for the environment and therefore we encourage the use of public transport by staff, students and visitors in order to reduce the environmental impact of commuting. More information on sustainable travel to the University can be found here.

Car parking on Campus is managed by our parking partner, APCOA. The University has parking spaces available for use by members of staff, students and visitors, and there is a permit system in place. Expand the relevant sections below to learn more.

City Campus Parking Availability

Applications for student parking permits are now closed for the 2018/19 academic year.  

If you have any queries please email

Coach Lane Campus Parking Availability


Pay and display parking is available at the rates listed below. Please note a Pay and Display Parking Permit is required, in addition to your pay and display ticket.  All students can get a Pay and Display permit free of charge from reception at Coach Lane Campus West.




Monday – Sunday

00:00 – 23:59

Up to 2 hours £1.00

Up to 4 hours £1.50

Day Rate £2.00


Scratch Cards

A 1 day scratch card is priced at £2.00 and a 5 day scratch card is priced at £10.00.  An unlimited amount can be purchased.  Parking scratch cards can be ordered online and collected from Reception, Coach Lane Campus West.  Please note that scratch cards must be displayed in your vehicle window at all times and are only valid at Coach Lane Campus.

Please refer to the Coach Lane Campus parking maps to ensure you park in a designated pay and display bay.

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