University of the West of Scotland
8.1 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 17 ratings in 2018)
In a few words
"The university loves its sports and has a few teams; the Paisley Pyros and the UWS Foxes to name a couple. The university dedicates time for everyone to pursue sports. This is usually Wednesday afternoons."
Quality of academic facilities
7.8 / 10
Location of university
7.5 / 10
Night life
5.2 / 10
Student union
6.8 / 10
How diverse is your university
8.3 / 10
Quality of teaching
7.5 / 10
Preparation for a job
6.9 / 10
Quality of other facilities
7.1 / 10
Cost of living
6.9 / 10

What students say about...

Fun Facts

"The library is superb. It just needs to be 24/7 and it will be your favourite place..."

Location of university

"The gym at the Paisley campus is not actually on the campus and a bus is needed to..."

Night life

"There isn't much nightlife in Paisley so most students resort to Glasgow for entertainment...."

Clubs and social environment

"There's free court hire and a gym that is run well by the people who work there."

Diverse backgrounds

"There seems to be a wide range of cultures and diversity among students."

Careers services

"Our careers service is very hard working and friendly."


"Great staff and access to resources."


"There are not many social activities locally."

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