At our open days, you will have the perfect opportunity to explore our campus, learn about life at USW and also explore the local area where you could be living throughout your degree with us. We can’t wait to meet you!
Our Treforest campus is in the heart of the South Wales Valleys. It is easily reached by car and has excellent public transport links.
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From the M4, exit at J32 and join the A470 north towards Merthyr Tydfil and Pontypridd. After about 6 miles, you will see signs for the A473 (Llantrisant) and the University of South Wales. Take the second exit off the roundabout and at the traffic lights, turn right onto Cemetery Road. The Gatehouse and Main Reception is on your right before the mini roundabout.
The postcode is CF37 4BD.
If you're visiting us for an open day, or simply want to explore the place you'll call home during your degree, there are plenty of places to stay to make the most of your visit.
Take the opportunity to sit back and relax with on a GWR train journey. With free WiFi and comfy seats on board, this is the perfect way to relax before a day of exploring!
To save you a frantic Google search, we’ve put together a list of the top 10 things to do whilst you’re visiting!
You may think the valleys are in the middle of nowhere, but surprisingly, you'll find everything you could ever need or want. From enjoying a bit of rugby with the locals to daydreaming in quaint coffee shops, there are plenty of things to occupy your time.
Grab a coffee and a bite to eat in one of the many cafes or pubs around campus
Head Cardiff to explore Wales’s capital city – you won’t be disappointed!
Escape to the awe-inspiring spaces of Brecon Beacons National Park
From historic sites and travel hotspots in easy reach, to local bars, markets, cinemas, coffee shops, global sports, gigs and so much more, you'll never struggle to find a way to spend your time.