The conference for all 11-19 mathematics teachers

2-4 July 2020

University of Bath

Arrival and facilities

Historic Bath is in southwest England and has excellent transport links to other parts of the country. The University of Bath campus is located outside the city in Claverton Down, on the east side of Bath.

See travel and parking for detailed transport information.

Download a map of the University of Bath campus.

Accessibility

The University has carried out a major programme of works to improve access for people with disabilities. The campus map shows locations of wheelchair and accessible parking. For more detailed advice and information visit the University's accessible access guide.

Chancellor's Building

Arrival

On arrival at the campus, delegates should come straight to the Chancellors' Building, the main entrance of which is near the campus public transport arrivals area and the East Car Park. Follow the MEI Conference signs, which will lead you into the building and up the stairs to the MEI registration desk on the first floor. Here we will issue you with your delegate folder and badge, and you will be able to check your timetable for any amendments.

If you have booked accommodation, you will be able to collect your room key from the accommodation check-in desk, which will be in Chancellors' Building during peak conference times. At other times, you can check-in at the East Accommodation Centre, which is open until midnight and manned by security staff from midnight to 4am.

Internet access

Guest WiFi access is provided by Sky through The Cloud and is available across the University of Bath campus, including within Chancellors' Building and the accommodation. Bandwidth is limited to 2Mbps per user to help ensure a fair service for all visitors.

If you already have an account with The Cloud you can use that to log in. Otherwise, you will need to register a new account.

Instructions on connecting to the Guest WiFi will be included within joining instructions.

Chancellor's Building

Shops and Post Office

The University of Bath campus is home to two supermarkets and a Post Office which will all be available to MEI Conference delegates.

Fresh

Fresh is a small supermarket located on the Parade, selling groceries, household goods, a large veritety of hot food to go, and an extensive range of homeware. It has level access from the Parade through automatic, double-width doors.

Opening times: Monday to Friday 07:30–19:00, Saturday to Sunday 09:00–16:00

Post Office

The Post Office is located with the Fresh Supermarket. Here, you can send parcels and money, change foreign currency, and buy stamps, envelopes and packaging.

Opening times: Monday to Friday 10:00–16:00

Fresh Express

Fresh Express is a small store on Level 2 of the Student Centre. It sells food, drinks, stationery, University memorabilia and clothing. There is level access from the Parade.

Opening times: Monday to Friday 08:30–17:00

Banks

Barclays and Santander Banks are at the western end of the Parade, on level 2 of Wessex House. Both have level access. There is a 24-hour cash machine the branch entrances. Opening times are as follows:

Barclays: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday 14:00–17:00

Santander: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 09:00–17:00, Wednesday 13:00–17:00

Sports facilities

The University of Bath is home to some of the best athletes and some of the best sporting facilities in the country. It caters for people of all abilities and many of its facilities are open to the public. The swimming pools on campus are available for use by members of the public at certain times. Visit the Team Bath Swimming page for prices and availablility. For further information on access to sports facilities contact the Sports Training Village reception on 01225 386339.