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Directions from the Etap Hotel to the University

Directions from the University to the Etap-hotel (by bus)

Go back to Bristol Road. When you reach Bristol Road at the Goose at the OVT turn left and walk along Bristol Road until you reach the next bus stop. Take a 61, 62 or 63 bus towards the City Centre. After about 15 minutes you reach a big junction with a McDonalds on your left. Leave the bus at the second stop after this junction. The Etap-hotel is on the left of the main road.

Campus maps

The University maintains an interactive map; follow the link to view larger map and you find links to "Y9 Computer Science" and "R28 Learning Centre" in the list on the left. A PDF version is also available.
On Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, the talks are in UG04 in the Learning Centre; on Thursday they are in LG32 in the Learning Centre. The Learning Centre and the Computer Science building are directly opposite each other at the entrance to the campus as you enter from the "University" train station.

Weather forecast for Birmingham

Check out the five-day forecast from the Met Office.

Wireless internet

During registration we'll distribute guest logins that you can use to connect to the campus wireless network.