If you’re studying a University of South Wales course through Bridgend College, this page gives you a list of all the links you'll need to use during your time on the course.
Further down, you can also find an overview of the responsibilities and contacts in both institutions.
This page is managed by the UniLife Team at USW and by the Bridgend College Higher Education Team at Bridgend College. If you have any comments or suggestions about the information, please get in touch!
USW's Virtual Learning Environment.
Access USW's Library Resources.
Most USW courses require students to use the Harvard Referencing Style. Make sure you're familiar with the Referencing Guides for your course.
You will need your USW student ID number and your USW password to access your results.
If something unexpected affects your ability to suceed at an assessment, you can apply for extenuating circumstances.
If you think someone made an error in the mark recorded for your work, or there have been irregularities in the written instructions or the conduct of exams, you can make an Academic Appeal.
USW's Advice Zones can help with queries about appeals, extenuating circumstances and other academic matters.
USW Progression Bursary
We offer our Progression Bursary to students who choose to top up their USW HND or foundation degreee to a full honours degree at one of our USW campuses.
Find out what USW's Careers and Employability Service offers to students based at partner colleges.
Earn a Grad Edge Award to prove your skills, experience and career drive to employers.
Access USW's Study Skills guides and resources. For study skills support with a tutor, please contact your college.
USW's regulations, policies and procedures set out the rules and expectations that the University and its students are expected to adhere to.
Reset your USW password
If you've forgotten your password, or if it has expired, you can reset it online.
As a USW student, you have a personal Google mail account with gigabytes of storage, Google Drive, Google Calendar and more.
The Students' Union is ther eto represent your interests.
USW Students' Union's guidance for Course Reps.
If your tutors use Moodle for learning materials, you'll find them here.
Bridgend College Higher Education student information.
Our Skill Coaches can help you boost your Study Skills, such as literacy, numeracy, Welsh and revision practices.
The HE Team are your first point of contact for application, admission, enrolment and finance advice.
Please contact the Wellbeing team for personal advice and support.
The specialist support team will be able to offer help and advice if you have a disability or additional requirement.
As a student in Bridgend College, you have a personal Office 365 account, which includes Outlook email and more.
If you need to set up, change or reset your password, you can do this online.
If you complete your studies at Bridgend College successfully, you'll be invited to attend the college's graduation ceremonies.
Do you have what it takes to represent your fellow students and Bridgend College?
Got a question about USW’s services?
For the Faculty of Computing, Engineering and Science or the Faculty of Creative Industries contact Ryan
Powell / 01443 482910 / Ryan.Powell@southwales.ac.uk.
As a student at our college, here’s what Bridgend College be doing for you:
Got any question about Bridgend College's services? Contact the Bridgend College Higher Education Team.