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Advice for students

The city is home to three expanding universities Cardiff UniversityCardiff Metropolitan UniversityLink opens in a new window  and the University of South WalesLink opens in a new window - each with an international reputation for teaching and learning excellence. 


Whether you’re thinking of applying or are a returning student you can get housing advice and much more from the Cardiff Digs websiteLink opens in a new window .


Student Community Action Plan


The City of Cardiff Council, Cardiff University, Cardiff Metropolitan University and the University of South Wales work in partnership to improve the quality of life for students, residents and the wider community.


They have collectively launched Cardiff's Student Community Action Plan (PDF 1.01 MB)​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Link opens in a new window ​ that outlines how partners work together to secure better accommodation, improve community health and safety, encourage neighbourliness and community respect and promote environmental sustainability.