The University reception is located in the foyer of the Harold Wilson Building, in front of the University entrance on Queensgate. It provides a meet and greet service to visitors, staff and students.

If you're visiting the campus for the first time and not sure where to go then visit the reception and we can help.

Blue Badge spaces are available on campus and accessed through our main entrance.

Opening times
Monday - Friday 8.30 - 1.00 pm*
Weekends Closed - 24 hour security team for any emergencies


*iPoint are available to assist with any Reception enquiries between 2pm and 5pm, Monday to Friday

We can help you with

  • Directions around campus and university buildings
  • Assistance on arrival for meetings, events and conferences  
  • Prospectus pick up
  • Questions about the local area
  • Parking advice
  • Any general enquiries or assistance while visiting campus

Contact us

To contact our reception desk directly:

Telephone: +44 (0) 1484 472724



To contact the University Switchboard to be transferred to a specific department:

Telephone:  +4401484 422288



Find staff contact details

You can use the University’s online contacts directory to look up a staff member by name or school/department.

How to find us

For further directions, including local car parks and maps, see our how to find us page.