Important information on travelling to campus and campus access during the Games

The countdown is officially on for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games!

Taking place across the city and the West Midlands from Thursday 28 July, the Games will bring over one million spectators (including some of you lucky lot!) during the 11 days, and as an official partner we’re proud to be welcoming 170,000 of them to our campus.

This does mean that in the run-up and during the sporting event, the City’s transport networks, the roads and the areas surrounding campus will be busier than usual.

If you are going to be on campus during this time, then take a note of the following to plan for a stress-free experience:

 (You can find these pages on the ‘Campus Access’ section of our Games intranet pages)

If Transport for West Midlands lets us know of any other changes to the transport networks, we will continue to put them on our Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games intranet pages; so do keep checking back for the latest information.

Work at the Games this summer

We still have a few paid summer posts available to support the delivery of the Games on campus. With pay starting from £9.90 per hour, plus £1.78 per hour holiday pay, you'll get experience in supporting a large-scale, high-profile event with the bonus of getting paid! If you know of any friends and family over the age of 18 who are also looking for summer work, please email 

Check out all current vacancies through Worklink.


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