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Off-site Student Parking

There is parking available for students who access the Development Hub and Scholars Green Student Village.

The Development Hub (NN1 5FS)

  • For: Commuting students – FAST students only, specifically: Fine Art, Music and Creative Practice.
  • Open: Monday – Sunday 6am – midnight (no overnights).
  • Cost: Pay as you go – use the payment machines or RingGo phone/app/website
    • Monday to Friday tariff:
      • Free for first 30-minutes in any day (to allow equipment drop-off/pick-up)
      • £1.00 for up to three hours (between 7am and 5pm)
      • £2.00 for three to six hours (between 7am and 5pm)
      • £3.00 for whole day (6:00am to midnight)
      • £0.50 for evening only (5pm to midnight)
  • Motorbikes: pay a one-off termly fee of £30 to cover all parking.
  • Process: Termly application process online to receive a ‘virtual permit’ on the Automatic Number Plate Recognition System. Applications open the month prior to the new term. Eligibility criteria applies including: must reside outside of the 3-mile exclusion zone from Waterside and 2 miles from the Park and Ride, priority is given to registered carers, those living the furthest away, those with poor public transport connections and those residing to the East of Waterside. Eligibility criteria applies including: must reside outside of the 3-mile exclusion zone from Waterside and 2 miles from the Park and Ride, priority is given to registered carers, those with placements, those living the furthest away, those with poor public transport connections and those residing to the East of Waterside.
  • Address: NN1 5FS
Good to know:
  • Good for temporary/termly parking when FAST students have large materials.
  • 15-minute walk to Waterside.
  • Flexible payment – only pay for when you stay, don’t drive every day.
  • Town centre with congestion at peak times.

Scholars Green Student Village (NN2 7AL)

  • For: Scholars Green Student Village residents
  • Open: 24/7
  • Cost: £100 per term (£30 for motorbikes)
  • Process: Termly application process online to receive a physical permit and barrier fob. Applications open the month prior to the new term. Eligibility criteria applies including: permanent home address must not be a NN2 postcode, priority is given to: those undertaking an official placement or volunteering during the term,  registered carers and those living the furthest away/with poor public transport connections to their home address.
  • Address: NN2 7AL
Good to know:
  • Good for temporary parking for placement.
  • Most students living here find they do not need a car as they receive a free Uno bus pass to Waterside.

Waterside

Our new £330 million campus.

  • Designed to adapt to 21st century teaching.
  • Full range of integrated learning environments.
  • 24/7 library and learning zone.
  • Low environmental impact.

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