Cardiff Campus Facilities & Services

Opening Hours

ATRiuM

Monday to Friday
08:00 – 22:00

Saturday and Sunday
09:00 – 22.00

Atlantic House

Monday to Friday
08:00 – 19:00

Saturday
09:00 – 18:00

Sunday
Closed

Buildings will be closed on Bank Holidays and there may be some exceptions to these hours under certain circumstances.

Your Campus

External Services for Cardiff-based Students

Where is…?

The Cardiff Advice Zone front desk, CAA008, is by the entrance in the Library area of the ATRiuM building.
The Students' Union runs the Zen Bar in the ATRiuM. You can find the location of the Zen Bar in FindARoom.

National Car Parks allow staff and students to park for £4.50 all day at the Pellet Street Car Park. To make use of this offer, you have to collect a follow-up ticket / validation card from the reception desk in ATRiuM. If you park for less than 4 hours, you should not use this offer.

Careers Advice on Cardiff Campus can be booked online or arranged through the Cardiff Advice Zone front desk, CAA008.
There is no cash machine on our Cardiff campus. There are cash machines nearby as follows:
  • St David's 2 in the food court area
  • Spar on Station Terrace (opposite Queen Street Station)
  • Tesco Express, Tredegar Street (between St David's 2 and John Lewis / behind Cineworld cinema)
  • Churchill Way: HSBC bank, Natwest bank
There are two tiered theatre / cinema spaces in the ATRiuM: Ground Floor Cinema CAB004 and Second Floor Cinema CAB205.
The Lab Software Database lists computer labs and their locations.
You can book counselling appointments online. The Counselling and Wellbeing Services can be accessed through the Cardiff Advice Zone front desk, CAA008.
Your Assessment Brief will tell you how and where to submit your work. For details, see Coursework Submissions (Cardiff Campus).
Disability and Dyslexia Services can be booked online or arranged through the Cardiff Advice Zone front desk, CAA008.
Student Money Advice can be booked online or accessed through the Cardiff Advice Zone front desk, CAA008.
  • Mingle is on the ground floor of ATRiuM.
  • Café @ Atrium is on the ground floor of ATRiuM.
  • Vending Machines can be found in the main foyer of ATRiuM on the ground floor.
  • The Zen Bar is on the first floor, above Mingle. The Union Shop is adjacent.
Freephones let you contact different University services and departments through speed dial. The are situated:
  • ATRiuM: next to the Advice Zone/ library entrance on the ground floor.
  • Atlantic House: in the reception area on the ground floor
Visit the Health in Wales website or ask at the Advice Zone for a list of local GPs who accept new patient registrations.
Immigration and International Student Advisers can be accessed through the Cardiff Advice Zone front desk, CAA008.
Please contact the Building / Security Reception in ATRiuM about any property lost or found on our Cardiff campus.
There are self-service printers on campus. Professional printing and binding services are available from the Print Room in Treforest. For more info, see the USW Print and Design Services website.
The Quiet Study Room is in ATRiuM Library. Additional bookable study pods are also available.
The Street is the ground floor atrium area, around the spiral staircase, connecting the front and back entrances to the ATRiuM building.
The Students' Union is present in the ATRiuM as follows: To reach the Students' Union area, go up the stairs closest to Mingle.
There are two tiered theatre / cinema spaces in the ATRiuM: Ground Floor Theatre CAB0004 and Second Floor Theatre CAB205.