Our Cardiff campus is home to a vibrant and creative community, from Games and Design, to Fashion and Film, your creative future starts here at the University of South Wales.
We are the university that encourages the outside in. Placing emphasis on practical and/or work-simulation learning, we aim to create students who are creative-on-demand and job-ready, and provide opportunities to work and collaborate with industry partners, such as:
The Cardiff campus truly is a sight to behold. Inside you'll find a range of dedicated, thought-out spaces that strike the perfect balance of studying and socialising. It is also in the perfect location allowing us to collaborate with some of the best employers in South Wales.
We've invested in the latest technology, software and equipment to ensure that you are regularly using and learning in the same facilities that you would within industry and have plenty of dedicated spaces for students to collaborate on projects.
In this short video, International student, Jakub, shows us his favourite spots in Cardiff and the places he spends his weekends with friends and flatmates.
Want to know a bit more about the feel of the campus, or perhaps you have questions about Cardiff as a place to live? Our Unibuddies are here to answer your questions. Ask away!
From historic sites and travel hotspots in easy reach to rooftop cinemas, street food pop-ups, live theatre, coffee shops, global sports, music, festivals and so much more, you'll never struggle to find a way to spend your time.
USW is far more than a place of study. In fact, USW is home to diverse and welcoming students. No matter your chosen path, when you join the #USWFamily you'll find people just like you, who share your interests, beliefs, and motivations.
With over 100 societies and clubs to choose from, endless support, activities, events, volunteer opportunities and skill-development, USWSU strive to make sure you have the chance to enrich every aspect of your student life.
Living in Halls is a big part of the student experience – it’s much more than just a place to stay and we can make you feel right at home.
There are lots of accommodation options at USW, so you can choose what suits you best. We can also offer lots of advice on finding private rental properties if you would prefer not to live in Halls.
Find directions of how to find us below. If you've booked a visit, we look forward to meeting you!
From junctions 29, 32 or 33 of the M4.
There is a large car park opposite the ATRiuM building on Adam Street, alternative parking can be found at Knox Road.
You need to turn left off Fitzalan Place to reach Knox Road car park if you are coming from the ATRiuM building.
The postcode is CF24 2FN.