If you’re studying a University of South Wales course through Cardiff and Vale College this page gives you all the links you'll need
to use during your time on the course. After
the links you'll find an overview of the responsibilities and contacts for both institutions.
USW's Virtual Learning Environment.
Access USW's Library Resources.
USW courses require students to use the Harvard Referencing Style. Make
sure you're familiar with the Referencing Guides for your course.
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.
Find out all you need to know about our Graduation Ceremonies.
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.
Careers and Employability
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.
Study Skills Resources
Access USW's Study Skills guides and resources. For study skills support with a tutor, please contact your college.
USW Regulations and Policies
USW's regulations, policies and procedures set out the rules and expectations that the University and its students are expected to adhere to.
If you have any problem or question, CAVC's Customer Services will be able to offer you advice and support.
Would you like an appointment with a Careers Adviser? Careers Wales are there to help CAVC students with any careers advice queries.
Additional Learning Needs
Find out how the College can support learners with disabilities, sensory impairments, autistic spectrum conditions or mental health issues.
Contact an EPO
For further advice, information and guidance on all matters relating to employability and your next steps, please contact your EPO at CAVC.
Cardiff and Vale College International offers a full time support programme for our learners.
Policies and Procedures
For anything that isn't an academic matter, CAVC policies and procedures apply to you. For academic matters, USW policies and procedures apply.
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.
Got any question about CAVC’s services? Email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 02920 250250