Two students posing with balloons in front of Bristol Cathedral

Access requirements for graduands and guests

We will do our best to meet the access requirements of any person wishing to attend these events.

Students/graduands: Please indicate your access requirements when registering to attend your ceremony.

Guests: Please specify guests' access requirements when purchasing guest tickets.

The Graduation Office will contact you to discuss how these access requirements can be met. Please tell us what you would like as early as possible so we can make sure these arrangements are in place.

Accessible parking

Bristol City Council has accessible parking guidelines for Bristol on their website.

Gloucester City Council has accessible parking guidelines for Gloucester on their website.

Accessible toilets

Accessible toilets are available at Bristol Cathedral.

Induction loop

There is an induction loop fitted at Bristol Cathedral. Please contact the Graduation Office at to ensure it is switched on for your ceremony.

Further information about the venue

We hope you enjoy your Awards Ceremony in the prestigious surroundings of the cathedral. Please do take care during your visit, as the cathedral is a very old building and has some steps and uneven floors.

Please visit the Bristol Cathedral website and Gloucester Cathedral websites for more information about facilities at the venues. If you have any other questions, please contact the Graduation Office at

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