Open Days & Live Events

Open Days are the ideal way to discover the opportunities awaiting you at the University of South Wales, both professionally and personally.

At a USW open day, you'll have the chance to explore our campuses, meet academic staff and current students, take part in interactive activities related to your course, learn about life at USW, take tours of the accommodation and facilities, and get lots of advice around support, money, careers and study options.


Join us for an Open Day:

On-Campus

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On-campus events run throughout the year. With five campuses across three locations, you can experience the diversity that South Wales has to offer – the buzz of the cities, the beauty of the coast, and the calm of the countryside.

Where: Cardiff, Newport and Pontypridd campuses

Time: 12pm - 3pm

The Event: Just got your results and looking at where to study, or maybe you've already got an offer from USW? Join us on campus for our Clearing Open Day on Saturday 20th August. This is your opportunity to explore the campus and surrounding locations, get in-depth information and advice on the course or subject you're interested in studying, take guided tours of our facilities, ask lots of questions about careers, money and support, and to get a taste of what life is like at USW. 

How To Book: Book your place using the open day booking form. We look forward to meeting you on-campus!

Where: Cardiff, Newport and Pontypridd campuses

Time: 3pm - 6pm

The Event: Just got your results and looking at where to study, or maybe you've already got an offer from USW? Join us on campus for our Clearing Open Day on Thursday 25th August. This is your opportunity to explore the campus and surrounding locations, get in-depth information and advice on the course or subject you're interested in studying, take guided tours of our facilities, ask lots of questions about careers, money and support, and to get a taste of what life is like at USW. 

How To Book: Book your place using the open day booking form. We look forward to meeting you on-campus!

Where: Cardiff, Newport and Pontypridd campuses

Time: 4pm-7pm

The Event: Join us Wednesday 7th September for a USW on-campus open evening This is your opportunity to explore the campus and surrounding locations, get in-depth information and advice on the course or subject you're interested in studying, and learn more about the postgraduate admissions process, careers support, fees, finances and funding details, study and wellbeing support and more.

How To Book: Book your place using the open day booking form. We look forward to meeting you on-campus!

Where: Cardiff, Newport and Pontypridd campuses

Time: 10am - 3pm

The Event:  Join us on campus for our Open Day on Wednesday 14th September. This is your opportunity to explore the campus and surrounding locations, get in-depth information and advice on the course or subject you're interested in studying, take guided tours of our facilities, ask lots of questions about careers, money and support, and to get a taste of what life is like at USW. 

How To Book: Book your place using the open day booking form. We look forward to meeting you on-campus!

Where: Cardiff, Newport and Pontypridd campuses

Time: 10am - 3pm

The Event:  Join us on campus for our Open Day on Saturday 22nd October. This is your opportunity to explore the campus and surrounding locations, get in-depth information and advice on the course or subject you're interested in studying, take guided tours of our facilities, ask lots of questions about careers, money and support, and to get a taste of what life is like at USW. 

How To Book: Book your place using the open day booking form. We look forward to meeting you on-campus!

Where: Cardiff, Newport and Pontypridd campuses

Time: 10am - 3pm

The Event: Join us on campus for our Open Day on Saturday 14th January 2023. This is your opportunity to explore the campus and surrounding locations, get in-depth information and advice on the course or subject you're interested in studying, take guided tours of our facilities, ask lots of questions about careers, money and support, and to get a taste of what life is like at USW. 

How To Book: Bookings open 15th September 2022

Where: Cardiff, Newport and Pontypridd campuses

Time: 10am - 3pm

The Event: Join us on campus for our Open Day on Saturday 17th June 2023. This is your opportunity to explore the campus and surrounding locations, get in-depth information and advice on the course or subject you're interested in studying, take guided tours of our facilities, ask lots of questions about careers, money and support, and to get a taste of what life is like at USW. 

How To Book: Bookings open 23rd October 2022

Join us for an Open Day:

Online

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If you can't attend on-campus or would like more advice, we run online open days throughout the year. Here you can watch live presentations from our teaching and support staff, chat live with staff and students and ask questions in Q&A sessions. 

Where: Online

Time: 4pm - 6pm

The Event: Just got your results and looking at where to study, or maybe you've already got an offer from USW? Join us on the 18th August for a Clearing online open evening. Online events are an ideal way to experience what it's like to study at USW. Through virtual software and videos, you can explore the campus, find your perfect course, speak to staff and much more.

How To Book: Book your place using the open day booking form. We look forward to meeting you virtually!

Webinars, Streams & more:

Clearing Live Events

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Whether you're applying through Clearing or confirming your place at University there is a lot get your head around. If you're a student, parent, guardian or advisor - get results day ready with our summer events programme.

Students across the UK will receive their confirmed results on Thursday 18th August In this live Q&A session, we'll be joined by staff from our Admissions team and some of our current students who'll be ready to answer your questions about how to prepare for Results Day, offer tips on how to stay calm and what you'll need to do on the day.

Date: 17/08/2022

Time: 7pm-8pm

Location: Online via Unibuddy

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Calling all parents and carers! Do you have any questions concerning your child applying to, and studying at university? From one parent/carer to another, this is your opportunity to ask our parent expert any question you have about higher education.

Date: 18/08/2022

Time: 7pm-8pm

Location: Online via Microsoft Teams

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Ask us anything about the University!

Whether you have questions about student life, where to live, gyms, free laptop hire, library access, student support, sports teams, student discounts, here's your chance to ask anything you like about the University of South Wales.

Date: 23/08/2022

Time: 7pm-8pm

Location: Instagram Live

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Still considering your choices for study, or maybe you've decided you want to start University in Autumn 2022 but don't know where to start?

Don't panic, you've not missed out! There are still places available, join this live Q&A with our current students, Admissions Team and Student Recruitment Team to find out where to start.

Date: 30/08/2022

Time: 7pm-8pm

Location: Online via Microsoft Teams

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