Applicant Day (Swindon)

Saturday 21 March

What to expect


Make the most of your day

Our Swindon Applicant Day is for those who want to study Adult Nursing specifically at our Swindon Campus.  The guided morning will run from 9.30am to 12.30pm and include the following activities:

  • hands-on activities in the Nursing simulation ward
  • campus tour
  • welcome talks on student life and finance
  • in-depth course session.
Make the most of your day

Travel


Swindon

Parking

Free parking is available on site during the Applicant Day and will be available on a first come, first served basis. Please do not park in other business car parks within the Delta 900 business park. 

If you are using a Satnav, please be aware that due to the location of the campus, the postcode of SN5 7XQ may take you past the entrance road. Visitors turning onto Welton Road from the B4006 will need to take the 2nd right and follow the road around to the left. Visitors turning onto Welton Road from the Westlea Drive, Stonehill Green and Bentham Close roundabout, will need to take the 1st left and follow the road around to the left.

 

Car

The campus is based in the Joel Joffe Building on the Delta Business Park, to the west of the town centre. If you are using a Satnav, please be aware that due to the location of the campus, the postcode of SN5 7XQ may take you past the entrance road.

Visitors turning onto Welton Road from the B4006 will need to take the 2nd right and follow the road around to the left.

Visitors turning onto Welton Road from the Westlea Drive, Stonehill Green and Bentham Close roundabout, will need to take the 1st left and follow the road around to the left.

Train

The nearest railway station to the site is Swindon located 3.3 km away. It is managed by First Great Western and provides frequent services to Bristol, Cardiff, Swansea, Bath, Didcot, Reading, London and Cheltenham Spa. The railway station is located 200 meters from the bus station, which means that Delta 900 has an excellent connection to the railway station.

Oxford Brookes Swindon Campus is approximately a 50 minute walk, 30 minute bus ride and about a 10 minute taxi ride away from Swindon station.

Coach

BrookesBus

There is no BROOKESbus in Swindon. However, there are other services that get you to our Swindon Campus.

The nearest bus stop to the site is located about 10 minutes walk from the site on Westlea Drive. A number of services use this stop. The 1/1A service between Fleming Way and the town centre operates with a 10 minutes frequency. In addition, the number 19 service operates a half hourly service. In total, 9 buses an hour provide a service from this stop to the town centre. Another bus stop is located on Paddington Drive, 900 metres east of the site.

www.thamesdown-transport.co.uk

For information on wider bus services operating to Swindon please use the following websites to get relevant travel information:

www.traveline.info

www.swindontravelchoices.co.uk/bus

For Swindon Bus timetables and route maps, visit:

www.swindonbus.info - timetables

www.swindonbus.info - Swindon route maps

Frequently asked questions


Any questions?

Contact our Enquiry centre

+44 (0)1865 484848

uniopenday@brookes.ac.uk