Chaplaincy around the campuses

Phone/E-mail

In case of an emergency at any time of day or night, phone the main University of South Wales switchboard, 01443 480480. The receptionist or security officer will take your number and a Chaplain will ring you back.

Our Locations

Treforest Campus – The Meeting House

The Meeting House is the Chaplaincy Centre on Treforest campus. We are on the north boundary of the campus, just uphill from the Ferndale Building and the Brook Street gate. Open from 9 am to 5 pm, Mondays to Fridays, during term-time, and from 11 am to 3pm during the holidays. It is also open in the evenings for special events and regular group bookings. A warm welcome and a hot kettle await you any time during opening hours. The Meeting House

Glyntaff Campus

There is a Chaplaincy Quiet Room and Chaplains’ Study in the Tramsheds Building on the upper floor. You will often find a Chaplain on campus or in the Chaplains’ Study. Please feel free to introduce yourself at any time.

Merthyr and Cardiff (ATRiuM and the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama)

If you wish to speak to a Chaplain, please ask at reception, or to contact the chaplaincy directly you can e-mail or telephone.

Newport City and Caerleon Campuses

Both the Caerleon and Newport City Centre campuses have designated Multi-Faith Prayer Rooms. To access the Prayer Room you will need to request a key from the main reception or from Fr William Ritchie.

The Globe Cafe

The Globe Café is run by the University of South Wales Chaplaincy and a local church called Christchurch for international students.

If you would like to practice your English, make friends from all over the world, play badminton or table tennis or just relax in the middle of a busy week, then The Globe Café is for you