NERAC is located on Level 1 of the Edinburgh Building at the City Campus of the University of Sunderland. The Edinburgh Building is accessed through the Gateway.
From North or South, follow the A19 towards Sunderland. Leave the A19 and turn onto the A1231 heading for Sunderland. Head East along A1231 and follow signs for City Centre. Continue over Queen Alexandra Bridge and then take the second exit on the roundabout following signs for City Centre/A1231. Continue straight over at the second roundabout past B&Q to the third roundabout where you should take the third exit onto Railway Row, following signs for University. Take a quick left onto Johnson Street. The entrance to the University main car park is in front of you. If you are using a sat nav the postcode for the main car park is SR1 3QN.
We have two car parks on campus. The short stay visitors’ car park is accessed via Chester Road, Wharncliffe Street. You can use this car park if the main car park is busy. If using a sat nav the postcode for this car park is SR2 7PT.
Both car parks are pay and display at £1.60 per hour however parking can be limited in peak times. Parking is free to students holding a Local Authority Blue Badge although they must also display a University Blue Badge permit. There are disabled drivers parking spaces very close to the entrance to the Gateway building. If you prefer, we able to reserve parking bays in our main car park for your visit with advance notice. Please ask for a reserved bay when booking your assessment.
If you are travelling via public transport we are a 2 minute walk away from the University Metro Station, 10 minute walk from the Sunderland Interchange and an 11 minute walk from Sunderland Train Station.
For further travel information please see the University Getting Here page. If you are still unsure how to get to us for your assessment please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone on 0191 515 2249.