University of the West of Scotland
7.5 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 11 ratings in 2016)
In a few words
"Anyone in Paisley will agree that, if they want to go out, they will take the train to Glasgow. Paisley has no nightlife or social presence, which is a shame."
Quality of facilities
6.5 / 10
Night life
4.1 / 10
Student union
5.5 / 10
How diverse is your university
9.1 / 10
Quality of teaching
7.6 / 10
Structure of courses
7.5 / 10
Preparation for a job
7.8 / 10

What students say about...

Location of university

"It isn't in the best of locations for nightlife but it is still a decent enough place..."

Night life

"There's a beach."

Clubs and social environment

"There seems to be a decent selection of clubs and societies on offer."

Diverse backgrounds

"There's a wide range of students at the university. All ages and races attend as..."

Careers services

"There's loads of support available from the careers service."


"Great staff and access to resources."


"Some of the buildings are pretty old."

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