UWE Bristol

Campus at University of the West of England

Campus life at University of West England

The main campus is based at Frenchay, which is set in the countryside four miles north of Bristol city centre. UWE Bristol is easy to reach from most areas of the country, situated as it is close to the M4 and M5 motorways. Bristol Parkway train station is very convenient for the University’s Frenchay Campus. The bus terminus at Frenchay Campus has an extensive network of bus routes that link the University campuses to each other, to the city centre and numerous residential areas around the city.

Frenchay Campus is home to first class campus facilities including a 24/7 library, Sports Centre, numerous café's, bars and eateries. The  Student Village and Carroll Court are both situated on Frenchay Campus where we offer guaranteed accommodation to applicants holding an offer of a place.  Applications for accommodation must be received by the deadline of May 1st for accommodation to be guaranteed.

Glenside Campus is home to the Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, with a range of excellent teaching facilities. It's set within a Victorian gothic structure and picturesque surroundings, which provide an inspirational and relaxing place to study.
St Matthias Campus is another campus which has attractive gothic style, listed buildings. Students studying there are well catered for with a variety of local shops, supermarkets, bars and cafés close by.
The Bower Ashton Campus is home to UWE Bristol's Creative Industries department and is set on the edge of the beautiful Ashton Court Estate, which has excellent, up-to-date facilities.
Hartpury College became an Associate Faculty of UWE Bristol in 1997. The college is based on a campus near Gloucester. It covers the study of agriculture, equine studies and other land-based courses.
UWE also manage private houses, situated close to Frenchay, Glenside and St Matthias Campuses. There are various options depending upon what your preferences are. The university has their own search engine, 'studentpad', which students can use to search UWE's private registered vacancies list.

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