Treforest Open Day

Here you can find out what’s happening on the day at the Treforest Campus. From subject talks and tours to directions and when to arrive.

Registration

Icon: ClockThere are two registration points on campus, check  your programme before you arrive for details.

Travel Information

Icon: LocationTravel Information and directions to our Treforest Campus can be found below.


Open Day: Get InvolvedEssential Talks

We’ve got a number of recommended talks scheduled throughout the day to give you an insight into life on campus. 

Start your day by finding out what the University of South Wales has to offer you in our Welcome talk followed by the chance to hear about student finance, accommodation and student life – make sure you check out our essential talks– it’s an exciting time to study here.

Student Finance

How much will university cost and how will you pay for it? Get a practical insight into financial support, such as student loans and grants, how and when to apply for funding, and extra sources of income.

Talks: 1.15pm and 2.15pm

Accommodation

Find out all you need to know about accommodation options at the University of South Wales. Where you live is just as important as what you learn, and we want this to be your home from home.

Talks: 1.15pm and 2.15pm

Student Life

In this session, our students share their experiences of life at the University of South Wales, so you know what it’s really like to study here – they’ll answer any questions you may have too.


Talks: 1.30pm and 2.15pm

Open Day: Information FairInformation Fair

You’ve probably got lots of questions about becoming a student at the University of South Wales – that’s great! At our Open Day there will be just the right people to answer them. 

Subject advice on our courses, student finance, accommodation, careers, disability, dyslexia support and applying to university are all covered as part of the day. Simply drop into our Information Fair between 10am and 2.30pm in Brecon Building for a chat with our staff.

Note: Subject advice stands are only available between 1.30pm and 2.30pm.

Subject Advice

Our academic staff will be available to discuss the courses that you’re interested in and answer any questions you may have.

Careers

Speak to our careers staff for individual advice and guidance, and find out about work experience, careers events and extra support.

Student Finance

We can answer your queries about all aspects of student finance – including tuition fees, loans, grants and scholarships.

Disability and Dyslexia Support

 A member of our team will be available to explain the specialist support on offer.

Accommodation

Come and speak to our accommodation staff to find out about the range of accommodation choices available for you. 


Applying to University 

Speak with our admissions staff to get all the information you need to apply to the University of South Wales.





Explore the campus and visit accommodation.

Take a Look Around

Get a feel for what it’s like to be a student here and take the time to explore. Tours leave from the Students’ Union between 9.30am and 3pm, and take around 30 minutes.

Campus Tours

Open Day - Accommodation Tour


Get a guided tour of the Treforest Campus. This is your chance to see all of our facilities and ask questions about day-to-day university life. Tours leave from the Students’ Union between 9.30am and 3pm, and take around 30 minutes.

Accommodation Tours

Accommodation


Take a look at our accommodation and find out about life in Halls of Residence from a student point of view. Tours leave from the Students’ Union between 9.30am and 3pm, and take around 30 minutes.

Choose Your Subject

If you're not sure what subject heading applies for your course, see our course listing on our subject highlights page.

Important Information

Travel information and directions to our Pontypridd Campus, Treforest, can be found on our website: www.southwales.ac.uk/visiting.

Free parking is available for the event, and all locations are within easy walking distance of each other. If you are travelling by train, please alight at Treforest train station.

University Address

University of South Wales
Treforest
Pontypridd
CF37 1DL

Tel: 03455 76 77 78
Email: enquiries@southwales.ac.uk