We want you to feel at home while you are studying at USW, so we have a range of good quality accommodation.

Living in Halls of Residence is a great way to meet people and make new friends. You’ll be close to the library, lectures and the Students’ Union, plus you won’t have to budget for travelling costs. You can also choose to live in a privately rented house with other students.


The University has Halls on campus at USW Pontypridd, so you can live and study in a friendly, community atmosphere that our students love.


  • From £111 per week*
  • Own room with private shower room and toilet
  • Shared kitchen and dining area with five other people
  • Fast-speed internet access
  • Bills included
  • 24-hour security system
  • All Halls have coin-operated laundry facilities and are staffed 24 hours a day.


If you don’t want to live in Halls, private accommodation could be an option. We keep a database of registered landlords whose properties meet standard and safety regulations. Click here to find out more.

*Based on 2023 prices.



I live in private, shared accommodation, a short walk from the Pontypridd Campus, so it’s very convenient for me. The place is so nice, with facilities that allow me to prepare my own traditional meals. It’s like home away from home!

Kudakwashe Magura

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