University of South Wales Students' Union

SU Shops

Treforest, ATRiuM, Glyntaff & Newport

The SU's on-campus shops are your one-stop-shop for day-to-day essentials such as stationery, refreshments, computer supplies and more. We have shops on campus in Treforest, ATRiuM, Glyntaff and Newport City.

Grab chilled drinks, crisps and snacks, groceries, newspapers, magazines, chilled and frozen foods and more. We also offer University of South Wales branded clothing. All items are official University-branded merchandise so we can guarantee authenticity.

Monday - Friday: 8am - 9pm
Saturday - Sunday: 11am - 6pm
ATRiuM, Cardiff
Monday - Friday: 8.30am - 5pm
Saturday - Sunday: Closed
Newport City
Monday - Friday: 10-2
Saturday - Sunday: Closed


Monday - Friday: 9.30am - 4.30pm
Saturday - Sunday: Closed

The Zen Bar


The Zen Bar is your SU Bar in the Atrium. We exhibit your work, host your live music and welcome your unique events with open arms. This is your place to relax between lectures, grab a bite to eat, have a game of pool or just catch up with your friends.

The Zen Bar hosts a weekly Pub Quiz on Mondays and Open Mic Nights every other Wednesday. We also host a range of live music events throughout the year.

Monday - Friday 8:30am - Proudly serving Starbucks
10am - 6pm Full service

Eclipse Nightclub


Eclipse Nightclub is Treforest's major venue. Eclipse comes equipped with a state of the art sound, lighting and effects system that will enhance every night out. We host some of the very best entertainment that money can buy. Eclipse plays host to our weekly club night Vibe!

This year we'll be bringing you the very best in live music, alternative nights, house nights, drum’n’bass, international parties, plus all the cheese you can handle. In addition to these great nights out, there'll be comedy nights, the occasional cabaret evening, quizzes, all the major sporting events throughout the year, plus special events such as St. David's Day, St Patrick's, Chinese New Year and more.

Please note, the timing for last entry to all Eclipse events is 10:30 pm.

Opening times vary by event

Student Living by James Douglas

Treforest, Glyntaff

Recommended by the Students' Union, ‘Student Living by James Douglas’ is a dedicated student division of a well-known and respected Estate and Letting agency in South Wales. We uphold the principles that were formerly held by our predecessors, ‘Glamorgan Student Lettings’ and are committed to ensuring that students find quality houses owned by reputable landlords. Located on the first floor of the Students' Union building in Treforest, students can register their details to find the perfect home for the next academic year as well as sign up to useful hints and tips about living away from home.

Student Living is supported by a larger Property Management team to ensure the best care before, during and after your tenancy.

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Hair Salon


Hair We Go is based on the ground floor of the Treforest Students' Union building, meaning you really don't need to leave campus. The lovely Paige and her team are experts in men and women's hair, they'll happily chat with you about exactly what you'd like and how they can help.

With a great new offer every month and fantastic student prices there really is no excuse. You can call 07572267971 to book yourself an appointment.

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Mo's is located within the heart of the Students' Union on the Treforest campus, serving good home-cooked pub grub and both alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks.

This is your place to relax between lectures, grab a bite to eat, have a game of pool or just enjoy a pint with friends in a great pub environment. Look out for our specials to enjoy some of the best meals on campus at student prices. We also show major sports games, graduation ceremonies and have acoustic bands and singers too.

Watch out for the weekly Pub Quiz, run by students where just £1 entry could win you some hard cash!
Monday - Friday: 11am  -  11.30

Saturday and Sunday:  2pm - 11.30pm

To keep in line with the Government COVID 19 guidelines, we have now introduced an app that allows you to order food online for collection.


Cables Bar


Cable's Bar, named after the late Stuart Cable of the Stereophonics, is the Union's custom sports bar. This is the place to watch all the weekly sports fixtures, on our widescreen TV's while enjoying a drink with your friends.

Cables has state of the art lighting and sound and is perfect for smaller parties and events.This is also a great place to start your evenings before venturing into Eclipse to enjoy our fantastic entertainments programme. Cables has been host to casino nights, award ceremonies, poker night, birthday parties, magazine launches and club & society events.

Opening times vary by event



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Monday - Friday: 9am - 6pm
Saturday - Sunday: Closed But head to our Bar just around the corner for the same service with a smile!

SU Offices

Treforest, ATRiuM, Newport, Glyntaff

For more information about activities and events, follow us on our social media channels using the handle @USWSU. We can be contacted via email or social media and all of our contact information can be found here.

Monday - Friday: 8:30am - 4:30pm