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Campus and facilities at the Grimsby Institute

The Grimsby Institute has a fantastic range of facilities and services for its learners. Whether you want to chill out in the coffee lounge, get a new haircut or eat some great value food in the refectory you are bound to find something to suit you here on the Institute's campus.

The Refectory

Our newly refurbished and extended refectory is open until 5.30pm (4.30pm on Fridays) and is the perfect place to relax and unwind, whether you're wanting a quick snack, a healthy lunch or just to catch up with friends. The new café area serving freshly ground coffee is set to be a favourite haunt with learners this year.

Breakfast is served every weekday from 8.15am until 10.15am and after this a huge choice of multi-cultural foods are available including a range of premium sandwiches, healthy meals, pizzas, salads, paninis, wraps, and jacket potatoes, and with most meals costing less than £3, it's not only tasty, it's cheap too!

Don't forget we also have a FREE healthy breakfast available to our learners, every day from 8.15am-8.45am, where else would you get that?

The Campus Shop

Our shop offers a wide selection of magazines and newspapers, a text book ordering service, a range of groceries and confectionery, and of course stationery and essential study materials. The Campus Shop café also offers a range of Costa Coffee hot drinks to drink in the café or take away. Costa Coffee has a classic Barista service that is available to all of our staff and students at a fantastic price. Rated 5 stars by North East Lincolnshire Council.

The Gallery Restaurant

The Gallery Restaurant in the hospitality department is run by the learners in this area and offers a unique lunch and dinner menu that's ideal if you want to treat yourself or enjoy a relaxing lunch break. The menus are changed termly and offer a wide range of reasonably price meals for you to choose from. Bookings during term time can be made on 01472 276137 or go to the website

Indulgence Bakery

Indulgence Bakery offers a delicious range of snacks, prepared every day by our Hospitality learners. The range of sweet and savoury snacks includes freshly made sandwiches that can be tailored to your taste with a variety of fillings that are prepared every day.

The Graduate Salon

The Grimsby Institute has its very own Hair & Beauty Salon – The Graduate Salon, where you can take advantage of fantastic discounts or even get free treatments through The Enjoy Programme by simply downloading vouchers to your personal learner email address and booking yourself in.

Learning Resource Centre

When you need some peace and quiet to read or study, our Learning Resource Centre offers a bright and welcoming space and is equipped with PCs and printers for individual or group study and research. The Learning Resource Centre is located on the first floor in D block and offers a wide range of resources in various formats, including books, magazines, newspapers and DVDs. A quiet study room is also available as well as a group study room that can be booked. Free Wifi is available across the campus so you can work from your own laptops to research and study online.

Sports Centre, Gym and Multi-Use Games Area (MUGA)

Our new £4million Sports Centre has a six-court Sports Hall that is used daily for enrichment activities. The fully-equipped gym offers learners the chance to train and work out, with a reduced membership rate exclusively for students.

The Multi-Use Games area (MUGA) is made up of artificial pitches which are located next to the Sports Centre and have been designed for learners, staff, local sports clubs and community groups to use throughout the day and evening for football and hockey on an artificial grass pitch.

Grimsby School of Art

Grimsby School of Art is the new home for the Grimsby Institute's colourful range of Creative Arts & Media courses.

This three-storey building boasts a theatre, dance & rehearsal studios and a range of workshops for courses including jewellery making, ceramics, fine art, sculpture, graphic design and textiles.

Make sure you check out the exciting events and shows that take place in the theatre and exhibition spaces throughout the year, many of which are free

Little Stars Day Nursery

For learner who need childcare services our award-winning Little Stars Day Nursery is based at our Nuns Corner Campus and offers care for children from three months to school age. The warm, caring and highly qualified staff will ensure your child's individual care and will offer advice and guidance on all aspects of their development.

Printing Services at e-print

Our e-print facility offers all learners a range of printing services including assignment printing, photographic printing, bookbinding and finishing and stationery. There are copiers/printers located in the Learning Centre for students to use with print credit that they can purchase.

Grimsby Institute's Logistics Hub – New for 2015

Our brand new Logistics Hub has been designed to meet the growing need of industries in our region. With the continual growth in areas such as Offshore Wind, Warehousing, Environmental Technologies, Road Haulage and Portside Operations, this £7.5 million centre of excellence will include individual and team training suites and simulators for offshore vessels and portside and offshore lifting. Sources reveal that by 2022 there is expected to be 64672* people working in the logistics sector in our region alone, earning anything between £15k and £46k, in this thriving and promising industry, So set you course to our new logistics Hub. There has never been a better time to train for one of these industries and there's never been a place to do it! * EMSI May 2015


The campus care park is open to students, staff and members of the public who are visiting our site.

Vehicles must be parked in designated parking places only. Vehicles must not be parked in areas hatched in yellow, on yellow lines, in locations where Health and Safety issues arise, (eg blocking fire escape routes) or in such a way that causes obstruction or inconvenience to other users. This rule also applies to Motorcycles which should also be parking in designated areas only.

Anyone parking in such locations may be clamped and will be issued with a parking ticket. The Grimsby Institute has no involvement in the issuing of parking tickets, you should contact Shield Security for any concerns (all details are listed on the back of the tickets)

The campus car park is private property where all vehicles are parked at the owner's risk.

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