Sport at USW

Sport is a key part of university. Whether you are looking to study a sport course, join a university team or visit the gym. 

We offer a range of activities and services to support elite performance athletes and students who simply want to keep fit and healthy.  Sport at USW aims to provide a high-quality student experience for all. 

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📞 Contact our Service Team on (01443) 482681 for bookings and enquiries. 

The health and wellbeing of staff and students is at the heart of our efforts to change lives for the better. 

We aim to offer an environment that supports those who are inactive and wish to build physical activity into the everyday life alongside those aspiring to compete at the highest level of sport. 

Activities and Classes

Students, staff and the wider public can enjoy a range of activities and classes on-campus in Treforest. We offer a range of indoor sports and services delivered by our friendly expert staff. 

Before visiting, we recommend reviewing our listed activities and their availability which include health and fitness classes, instructional courses, and personal training sessions. Please see our opening hours.

Performance Sport


We recognise and reward sporting achievement. We provide support to individuals to help them excel in both their sporting and academic careers.

Play Sport


Play sport, join our team and compete for the University. We have around 60 teams playing in the British Universities and Colleges Sports (BUCS) leagues. 

Unbeatable sport facilities that have been purpose-built to provide students, staff, and elite athletes with professional standard equipment.

Our sporting background, excellent reputation and impressive facilities make us a top choice for aspiring sport students. People ready to build their careers and play their part in tomorrow. 

Through our facilities, teaching and work placements we offer hands-on teaching. Learn in an environment that reflects the industry. Our partnerships with businesses and sports clubs, both local and national, mean endless opportunities. 

Through networking and work placements you will be skilled, knowledgeable and employable. Our graduates are prepared for tomorrow.

Be a step ahead when job hunting and build an impressive CV during your studies.


The University has impressive partnerships with local, regional and national sporting organisations. 

You will have excellent work-based learning opportunities. Our outstanding facilities attract professional and international sport teams from around the world. 

USW Sport Socials