Access Cambridge Wiki
  • Main College Entrance: There are four large steps, with no handrail, up to the main College entrance. Level access can be obtained via the Stable Yard entrance until 5pm and via the Bursar’s garden off Free School Lane. Level access can also be obtained via Bene’t Street passage, although this through 2/3 large gates.
  • New Court: Most buildings in New Court have two steps, but temporary metal ramps are available and more permanent wooden ramps can be put in place if necessary. Most areas in College are accessible.
  • Chapel: There are two small steps into the Chapel off of New Court, but a temporary ramp is available.
  • Tutorial: There are two steps to the Tutorial Offices from New Court, but a temporary ramp is available. The Tutorial Office is located up a narrow flight of stairs, but other ground floor rooms can be used for tutorial sessions.
  • Taylor Library: The Taylor Library in Library Court is fully accessible with no steps. The library spans three floors, which are accessible via a lift. Floors are spacious and can accommodate wheelchairs. The Taylor Library contains a disabled toilet.
  • Porters’ Lodge: There are two large steps up to the Porters’ Lodge from New Court, with no handrail, but the Porters will come outside to help.
  • Post Room: The Post Room, in C–staircase, is fully accessible with no steps.
  • Computer Room: The Computer Room, located in New Court, is accessed with a security swipecard system. It is up two steps up from New Court, but a temporary ramp available.
  • Laundry: Laundry facilities are located in the Beldam building, on Bene’t Street. There are a few doors to negotiate, but no steps.
  • Pelican Bar: The Pelican Bar in Library Court is accessible via lift.
  • Hall: There is a large flight of stairs, with a handrail up to Hall. Hall is also accessible via a large lift off B Staircase. Please arrange with the Catering staff in advance if you need access to the lift.
  • JCR Common Room: The JCR and TV room is fully accessible from Old Court with no steps.
  • Gym: The Gym is located at Leckhampton, in a ground floor squash court. Induction and a special key is required for access. The Sports field is also located at Leckhampton. There are several steps up to the pavilion, but the Leckhampton disabled toilet can be used.
  • Disabled Toilets: There are disabled toilets in C–staircase off of New Court, in the Pelican Bar, in the McCrum lecture theatre at the bottom of the Beldam building, and in Leckhampton House.