Guaranteed Accommodation

The University guarantees accommodation for all first year undergraduate and postgraduate students who meet our eligibility criteria.

Are you eligible?

To be eligible for the USW Accommodation Guarantee, applicants must:

  • Accept USW as their firm choice by 6 June 2024
  • Make and secure an accommodation booking with a deposit by 30 June 2024*
  • Meet the terms and conditions of their academic offer.

*only applies to single occupant rooms

The Accommodation Guarantee is open to first year UK and international applicants that have applied for an undergraduate or postgraduate part-time / full time course.

Accommodation will either be in the USW Halls of Residence or with one of our private accommodation providers in Cardiff or Newport and will be allocated in line with the terms of our allocation policy.

We reserve the right to house students at an alternative location where accommodation is full.

The term “accommodation” refers to a single student bedroom (i.e., not applicable to couples or family accommodation).

Accommodation In Treforest

Accommodation options

Whether you want on-campus living or a city centre experience, you can choose what’s right for you. 

Payment options

How to pay, plus learn about our early bird offers for UK and International students.

Allocation process

Everything you need to know about our halls of residence allocation process.

Apply for a room

Once you have decided on where you'd like to live, you should apply as soon as possible.