Built on the Treforest campus Glamorgan Court is a modern purpose built halls of residence with facilities including:
*730 Glamorgan Court Study Bedrooms – £98 per week (40 week contract)
Mountain Halls: Snowdon, Pen Y Fan, Sugarloaf, Garth and Caerphilly Halls
Built on the Treforest campus, Mountain Halls are newly built state of the art halls of residence with facilities including:
There are three options for Mountain Halls:
Halls of Residence are situated just a few minutes walk from the Centre for Sport, Health and Excercise. Membership can be booked by downloading a membership form available in our 'useful documents’ section.
Halls offer fully fitted kitchens ideal for self-catering, however we also offer several catered options. Your Halls Catering Card can be used in any of the catering outlets on campus (apart from the Students UNion), for more information about the catered plans available click here
A new social centre in the heart of accommodation offering an activity program with wi-fi availability (open during recess periods).
24 hour staffing and CCTV coverage and a controlled access door entry system.
Our dedicated staff are here to assist with the transition of settling in.
All accommodation is affiliated to and compliant with the UUK Code of Practice for the Managment of Student Housing.
Two laundry rooms are available to all on campus residents.
There is a broadband internet connection in every room. A maintenance service is included.
Residents are responsible for cleaning their own study bedroom and kitchen. An Accommodation Officer will inspect each study bedroom once a term for damage, cleanliness etc.
A mattress cover is provided in each study bedroom. Bed linen is not provided as bedding packs are available to purchase from Accommodation Services at £25.
All halls kitchens have kettles, toasters, microwave ovens, irons and ironing boards. Residents are required to provide their own crockery and cutlery. In Glamorgan Court Halls a mini fridge is provided in each study bedroom and is included in the cost of the rent. For Mountain Halls a mini fridge is available to hire at a cost of £78 for the duration of your contract (equating to just £2 per week for those on a 39 week contract).
There are a limited number of car parking spaces available on campus and an annual fee is payable. Students can request a parking space at the time of their application. Due to limited availability of spaces, residents are advised to bring a car only if necessary.
Students can leave their belongings in halls and stay during Christmas and Easter vacations.
The University of South Wales is pleased to confirm that core contents insurance has already been arranged for students staying at University owned accommodation provided by Endsleigh Insurance. Endsleigh is the only student insurance provider recommended by the NUS
Here at the University of South Wales we take our commitment to the environment very seriously and are always looking at ways to reduce our carbon footprint. We are the first university in the UK to introduce, in partnership with CableCom Networking, an innovative new idea that sees the institution equipping students with the tools to monitor their own energy consumption and providing energy-saving incentives to support and encourage students with their own energy cutting measures. Last year we ran two competitions and the three houses with the least consumption were awarded catering vouchers as prizes. Alongside this initiative we have: