University of the West of Scotland
8.1 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 17 ratings in 2018)
In a few words
"I had support with writing a CV and the lady I saw was brilliant, answered all my questions and was very helpful."
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

"A fun fact about paisley campus is that you are never going to learn how to navigate..."

Location of university

"Easily accessible by car but can be difficult by public transport. It needs a bigger..."

Night life

"Anyone in Paisley will agree that, if they want to go out, they will take the train..."

Clubs and social environment

"The university loves its sports and has a few teams; the Paisley Pyros and the UWS..."

Diverse backgrounds

"The uni attracts many international students."

Careers services

"There are careers events at the uni as well as getting people in to speak to students..."


"The lecturers are really friendly."


"The university is not in a very active or interesting area."

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