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Glamorgan Building

Glamorgan Building

King Edward VII Avenue
CF10 3WT

The Glamorgan Building has level access from the road to the pavement in front of the building, at the entry points to the building forecourt. There are dropped kerbs along King Edward VII Avenue.

The main entrance to the Glamorgan Building is via steps with handrails. There is a revolving door to enter the building.

The accessible entrance to the Glamorgan Building, is located down a short path to the left of the building. This entrance is restricted for security purposes and can only be opened with a validated University identification card. Please contact your tutor, manager or security if you wish to validate your card to use this entrance door.

The card reader is at an accessible height and when activated the door opens automatically.

There is a shallow ramp leading from the entrance door into the corridor.

Visitors and infrequent building users: please use the intercom at the side of the door to contact reception to open the door. It is advised to contact reception before visiting if you do not have a validated University I.D. card.

If you are holding an event at the Glamorgan Building, please ensure that arrangements are put in place for attendees using this entrance.


The car park is accessed from King Edward VII Avenue, through the Bute Building car park.

Entry into the car park is through a security barrier, operated with a University identification card. The card reader is accessible and can be accessed whilst seated in the car

The Glamorgan car park is straight ahead on the left. There are two designated accessible parking bays very close to the accessible entrance

To reserve a parking space in advance, please contact:

Travel, Transport and Parking Services

Temporary parking permits will be issued and entry through the security barrier can be arranged. Please inform the porter if you require assistance.

There is public street parking along King Edward VII Avenue very close to the Glamorgan Building entrance and path to the accessible entrance. Blue Badge holders can park in any of these spaces free of charge.

Bicycle parking

There are 41 bicycle parking spaces shared between three locations around the building.