Riverside Campus, City of Glasgow College
21 Thistle Street Glasgow, G5 9XB
2015, Reiach and Hall
Riverside Campus is the most modern and technologically advanced maritime campus of all 230 such colleges anywhere in the world. It has won 12 architectural and design awards and was shortlisted for architecture’s most prestigious accolade, the RIBA Stirling Prize.
Riverside campus opened its doors to students and staff in August 2015 with an ambitious aim to lead the maritime college community globally. City campus on Cathedral Street opened in August 2016 creating a technologically advanced twin site super campus, a flagship Super College and powerhouse of technical and professional skills.
Riverside campus is situated on the south bank of the River Clyde and represents a multi-million investment in maritime education and training, marine engineering and science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
Riverside has won 12 architectural and design awards and was shortlisted for architecture’s most prestigious accolade, the RIBA Stirling Prize. It is home to almost 3,000 Marine and Engineering students who have access to a 198-bed en-suite student accommodation tower that sits alongside the main college building, separated by a continental style colonnade and garden area.
Tours: Thu 5pm-9pm, every hour; Sun 10am-5pm, every hour; 45 minutes
Tour meeting point: Reception
Booking essential - opens 1st September at 10am.
Access: Advance notice of any additional access requests is required.
Facilities: Seating, Toilet, Wheelchair Accessible Toilet, Refreshments, Hearing Loop, Information available in large-print