Right at the heart of the city, overlooking the River Usk, is one of the University’s most iconic buildings and it couldn’t be in a better location to embrace city life in Newport. Plus, the Halls of Residence are just a few minutes’ walk away, so you won’t have to get up too early for your 9am lectures!
USW Newport is home to a wide range of subject areas, so you’ll benefit from studying in a diverse atmosphere. We’re continually developing facilities - there’s a new cafe with Starbucks coffee. Students’ Union facilities and study space, with more developments to come.
Newport is only two hours away from London via the M4, while other motorways and dual carriageways connect Newport with the North, Midlands, South East and South West England and West Wales. Both campuses are signposted from the M4.
The postcode is NP20 2BP.
If travelling by rail, the City Campus is approximately 5 – 10 minutes walk away from the train station. There are excellent Intercity services to Newport from all major cities. London is one hour and forty minutes away and Birmingham two hours by high speed trains which operate hourly. For those travelling to the City Campus by foot directions are available which takes approximately 10 – 15 minutes.
Newport is served by regular National Express Coaches from London, West Wales, the North, Midlands and South West England. There is also a direct service from Heathrow, Gatwick and Bristol Airports.