4 University Gardens

University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QH

0141 330 5296



Guide Last Updated: 31/03/2017

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Access Guide

  • Services / facilities within the building include The School of Critical Studies.

  • The venue is situated outside the centre of the city.

  • This venue is situated in Glasgow.

  • The venue is not situated on a road which has a steep gradient.

  • The nearest mainline station is Partick.

  • There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.

  • The nearest underground station is Hillhead.

  • Monday 09:00 - 17:00.

  • Tuesday 09:00 - 17:00.

  • Wednesday 09:00 - 17:00.

  • Thursday 09:00 - 17:00.

  • Friday 09:00 - 17:00.

  • Saturday Closed.

  • Sunday Closed.

  • This venue does not have its own car park.

  • On street marked Blue Badge bays are not available.

  • There are designated bays for disabled staff, students and visitors across the campus.

  • Students and staff who are Blue Badge holders automatically receive a parking permit free of charge.

  • Please seehttp://www.gla.ac.uk/services/central/parking/for further details.

  • The photograph shows the street outside the building.

  • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the building.

  • There is not level access into the venue.

  • The main doors open away from you (push).

  • The doors are double width.

  • The doors are heavy.

  • The door opening is 120cm (3ft 11in) wide.

  • There is a second set of doors.

  • The doors open away from you (push).

  • The doors are single width.

  • The doors are heavy.

  • The door opening is 100cm (3ft 3in) wide.

  • There are steps to access this area / service.

  • The steps are located in front of the main entrance.

  • There is / are 5 step(s) to the area / service.

  • The steps are not clearly marked.

  • The steps are medium.

  • The steps do not have handrails.

  • There is level access to the service.

  • There is not a hearing assistance system.

  • This venue does not play background music.

  • Lighting levels are varied.

  • The floors which are accessible by stairs are 1-2-3-4.

  • There are 15+ steps between floors.

  • The lighting level is low.

  • The steps are not clearly marked.

  • The steps are medium.

  • The steps do have handrails.

  • The steps have a handrail on both sides.

  • There is a landing.

  • The services on the floors which are not accessible are teaching rooms.

  • There are not accessible toilets within this venue designated for public use.

  • Standard toilets are available.

  • The unisex toilets are located on level 2.

  • Inside the venue, there is level access to the unisex toilet.

  • Lighting levels are low.

  • Additional female and male toilets are located on Levels 3 and 4 respectively.

  • Disability awareness training is available for all staff through the Staff Development Service.

  • Other training relating to specific areas of disability awareness, such as curriculum development or a specialised software package is provided from the Learning and Teaching Centre, IT Services and the Student Disability Service.