Our Brampton Road campus is home to the university's Institute of the Arts with over 1000 full-time arts students.
Brampton Road is situated less than a ten minute walk from the city centre, with its many cultural attractions and a range of shops, restaurants and bars.
It is in close proximity to the World-famous Lake District National Park with more than 200 mountains, 16 lakes, an abundance of rivers and rich habitats and wildlife. This idyll environment is a perfect place to spend time with family and enjoy the natural beauty of the North West
Also with good transport links to Newcastle, Manchester and Glasgow, you’ll never be short of places to visit!
Vehicle access to the Brampton Road campus is only available from Brampton Road. Drivers entering and exiting the pay and display car parking area should exercise particular caution as visibility is compromised by the wall.
The car park at Stanwix House is accessed via a gate off Church Street near to Stanwix Primary School.
Disabled parking spaces are available opposite main Reception.
Car share priority spaces are available in the Pay and Display car park.
Unloading and contractors parking permits are available from Brampton Road Reception.
Download the Traffic Regulations and Car Parking Policy 2020-21
The issue of permits, management of University car parks and issue of Parking Charge Notices is currently managed by Excel Parking Services Ltd. Excel have a dedicated email address for University of Cumbria enquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org. Alternatively, you can use their general enquiry phone number: 0114 261 7111.
Any correspondence relating to the issue of a PCN must be directed to Excel Parking Services Ltd. This is not dealt with by the University. If you are dissatisfied with the issuing of a PCN you can appeal to Excel Parking Services Ltd. If you are not satisfied with the response from Excel Parking Services Ltd, you can appeal to the national Independent Appeals Service. Details of this will be provided with the PCN.
If you believe that there is a problem with a University Car Park (eg, the Pay and Display machine isn’t working), please report this to the site reception.
If you have any other queries about this policy please contact FM Administration in the first instance. They can be contacted at: 01524 590831 / email: email@example.com
Our Campus is ideally situated just minutes walk away from the stunning Rickerby Park and the River Eden. It is also within walking distance of Carlisle's thriving city centre - where you will find an extensive range of high street shops, bars, cafes, restaurants and historic treasures including Carlisle's very own Castle.
At Brampton Road we offer a warm and friendly atmosphere, within a creative environment that will help to stimulate and nurture your ideas. Here you will find a wide variety of resources, facilities and performance spaces purpose-built for the arts, including our Stanwix Theatre and Vallum Gallery, which together host over 100 events, exhibitions and performances a year. You will also find a lively eatery offering a great selection of meals and snacks as well our on-campus Starbucks Coffee.
But you don't have to take our word for it. Explore our campus in 3D by following our Outreach Officer, Matthew, as he shows you around the campus on our video tour, virtually visit the facilities by clicking the pins on the map, or browse our picture gallery to see what happens on our campus and on our courses.
Explore our Brampton Road Campus in 3D