Welcome to Sport Park Campus

30-acre site located in Treforest

Indoor FIFA standard 3G football pitch

All-Weather Pitches And Facilities

specialist equipment and research labs


The University of South Wales has a strong sporting background, an excellent reputation for sport degrees, and impressive facilities for our students to study and train in. We have some of the best facilities in the UK offering clubs, courses and qualifications.

Coaching & Development

Sport Coaching

Sport and Exercise Therapy

Sport Therapy

Sport and Exercise Science

Sport Performance

Strength and Conditioning

Sport Strength and Conditioning

Leadership in Sport

Sport Leadership

Sport Performance

Sport Analysis


Sport Administration

Sport Journalism

Sport Journalism


Take a guided video tour through the Sport Park:

The USW Sport Park is a fantastic 30-acre site located in Treforest.

The campus hosts top of the range sporting facilities including an indoor FIFA standard 3G football pitch, which houses a Catapult ClearSky Indoor GPS System, a notational analysis suite, a strength and conditioning room, an all-weather pitch an outdoor 3G pitch and numerous multi use grass pitches amongst other things. 

The Sport Park is used as a training base for lots of local sports clubs and is also used by numerous professional clubs including Cardiff City Academy, Cardiff Blues and the Women's FAW. 


Explore a city full of culture and activity

From Pontypridd, you can enjoy all that South Wales has to offer – city life and culture, stunning beaches and breathtaking countryside.  It is a town filled with history, heritage and plenty to discover. Cardiff is just a 20-minutes away, offering nightlife, entertainment, culture and more!

Student Life Treforest

Meet new people who become friends for life

USW is much more than a place of study. In fact, USW is home to diverse and welcoming students from across the world. No matter your chosen path, when you join the #USWFamily you'll find people just like you, who share your interests, beliefs, and motivations.

Treforest Student Life

Get involved with clubs and societies

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. 

Student Life Cardiff

Have questions? Chat to a student who's been there and got the USW t-shirt

Want to know a bit more about the feel of the campus, or perhaps you have questions about Pontypridd as a place to live? Our Unibuddies are here to answer your questions. Ask away!


Accommodation in Treforest

Living in Halls is a big part of the student experience – it’s much more than just a place to stay and we can help you feel right at home.

There are lots of accommodation options at USW so you can choose the student accommodation that works best for you. We can also offer lots of advice on finding private rental properties.


Find directions of how to find us below. If you've booked a visit, we look forward to meeting you!


University of South Wales
Treforest Industrial Estate
CF37 5UP

Tel: +441443654747
Email: [email protected]


(From M4) Exit the M4 at J32 and travel north on the A470 for about 4 miles. Exit the A470 at the junction marked A4054 and take the first exit into the Treforest Industrial Estate (A4054). You will see signs for USW Sport Park on your left, just before the ATS building. (From Merthyr Tydfil) Travel south on the A470 until you reach the junction marked A4054. Take the fourth exit off the roundabout into Treforest Industrial Estate (A4054). You will see signs for USW Sport Park on your left, just before the ATS building.

Sat nav postcode: CF37 5UP

Train links to Treforest Estate station (see map) run regularly from Cardiff Central and Cardiff Queen Street stations.

Sport Park map

Cardiff International Airport is 20 miles from the campus and is serviced by regular bus and rail links. 

London’s Heathrow airport is about two-and-a-half hour drive away and there is also an airport at Bristol.