Coming to an Event at The University of Sheffield?

The University of Sheffield hosts a large number of events throughout the year, such as high profile lectures, concerts, open days, art exhibitions and more. The majority of our public events are free of charge and open to all. Some require a ticket so please check the individual event listing for details.





You may find some of the following information helpful

Access Food & Drink Maps &
Parking Smoking Policy Venues

Access and special requirements

Should you require assistance with access to a particular building, or have any other special requirements, please discuss your individual needs with the organiser of the event you are attending.

Food and drink

Refreshments may be provided at certain events. Please check with the event organiser for clarification. The University has a number of catering outlets on campus should you require food and drink. To find out more, visit EatwithUS

Maps and Travel


View detailed maps of the University campus and the city:

Interactive campus map

Campus map with A-Z index

You can download PDF versions of these maps HERE or obtain print versions when you arrive from most porters' lodges.


Find out how to get to the University using local and national transport.

Local transport

By train or coach

By car

Map of the UK

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Secure, convenient parking is available at Q Park on Durham Road.  Park for as little as £5 all day at the weekend and pre-book to take advantage of evening rates of £3. 

Further information and pre-booking

Further information on University parking

Smoking Policy

Smoking is not permitted in any University of Sheffield building.

Event Venues

Further information on some of our most commonly used event venues can be found here

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