Coronavirus update

Awards Ceremonies postponed

All 2020 and 2021 Awards Ceremonies have been postponed due to coronavirus. The information on this page is currently only available to provide an idea of the usual process.

Submit your requirements

We will do our best to meet the access requirements of any person wishing to attend an Awards Ceremony.

Please let us know if you or one of your guests has an access requirement so we can make the appropriate arrangements ahead of time. You can let us know by completing the online access requirements form, a link to this will be included in your email invitation.

If you would rather phone us to discuss an access requirement for either you or one of your guests, please phone the graduation line on tel: +44(0)117 32 83934.

You will need to submit all access requirements by the registration deadline. If you fail to do so, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to make the necessary arrangements for you on the day.

Induction loop

Bristol Cathedral has an induction loop fitted, so please contact the Graduation team at if you need it switched on for your Awards Ceremony. Please include your student number.

Accessible parking

Unfortunately, there is no parking in either the Bristol or Gloucester Cathedral grounds but there are various car parks and places to park near both Cathedrals.

Accessible toilets

Accessible toilets are available at Bristol Cathedral and Gloucester Cathedral.

Further information

  • Please take care during your visit, as Bristol and Gloucester Cathedral both have floors that are uneven in places. 
  • Please visit the Bristol Cathedral and Gloucester Cathedral websites for more information about facilities.
  • If you have any other questions, please contact the Graduation team at