Student Life

At university you'll make friends for life, try out lots of new things and become more independent than ever before. At the University of South Wales, you'll find countless opportunities and award winning support to help you along the way. We have thousands of students who come here to study every year, so you'll meet plenty of people and have a fantastic social life. Find out how to get started at USW here.

We’re one of the largest universities in the UK with 95% of graduates in work or study within six months of graduation (DLHE 2016/17).

We have campuses in Cardiff, Newport and Pontypridd. Treforest and Glyntaff make up the Pontypridd Campus, which is our largest campus, ten miles from Cardiff. 

The majority of our creative courses are located in Cardiff, with Newport City Campus hosting our brand new National Cyber Security Academy as well as many other courses.