Campus overview

Our historic Magee campus overlooks the river Foyle to the north of the vibrant city of Derry~Londonderry.

The University are currently constructing a new Central Teaching Block on the campus which will provide 2 new tiered lecture theatres, 21 new teaching rooms and 3 new active learning centres.  The new building is due to open Autumn 2017 and will provide a modern and inspiring environment for all of our students and staff.

Campus Organisation

The map of the campus shows the layout of the various buildings. Each building is identified by two letters: “M” (for Magee) and then A, B, C, etc.

Room numbers are preceded by floor numbers:- “O” is the ground floor, 1 the first floor and so on. Thus for example MD138 means building D, first floor, room 38.

Car Parking

  • Magee car parking offer a reduced tariff for Ulster undergraduate and post graduate students, this is accessed by using your Student ID card as your ticket and using your card to gain access to the car park.  You must scan your card at the paystation to avail of the student hourly pay as you go rate.  Alternatively you can purchase a student parking permit see Car Parking Permits.
  • There are several car parks around the campus.
  • The car parks can get very full particularly in term time.
  • Do not park illegally – you risk your vehicle being clamped or even disciplinary action.
  • Do register your car with the Car Parking office near the main entrance – it helps for example when you have left your lights on!
  • Leave valuables out of sight.
  • Spaces are available on each campus for cycles and motorcycles.
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Campus Facilities

There is a Refectory in building MD. The Refectory is open for self service year round and Jitters Sandwich Bar is located in building MG. Vending facilities are available out of hours.

The Students’ Union (located in building MG) offers catering from 8.00 am until 7.00 p.m.

(last hot food orders 6.45 p.m.) Monday to Thursday and from 8.00 a.m. until 2.45 p.m. on Friday.

There is a shop which is open from 8.30 am to 8.30 p.m.

An autobank is also located here.

Services tend to be restricted during teaching vacations.

The library is located in building MM.

Lost Property is deposited at the reception desk just inside the main entrance.

A No-Smoking policy is in operation in all buildings on the campus

Safety on Campus

SafeZone allows you to call for help by activating the app on your smartphone to alert security team members to your situation and location so they can co-ordinate to help you quickly and effectively.

Emergency procedures in the event of fire or other warnings are displayed throughout the buildings on blue and white Emergency Procedure notices.

Please ensure that you familiarise yourself with the exit routes to be used in an emergency.

If the alarm system sounds continuously please leave the building by the nearest exit unless instructed to the contrary by security/portering staff.

In an emergency or for first aid please contact the emergency extension 22222.

Security staff patrol the campus 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.