Every new first year student joining us this September is
expected to attend the Week One Welcome (WOW) event.
Monday 19th September 2016
At the National Indoor Athletics
Centre (NIAC), Cyncoed Campus
Event starts at 11.00am.
Speakers will include the Student Union President and Sabbatical Officers, as well as the
warmest of welcomes from the Vice-Chancellor. Your Freshers Fayre will follow on directly after the welcome address has finished.
Don't get booked on your first
will be no parking on Cyncoed Campus for the WOW event on the 19th of September.
Any cars parked on the roads around Cyncoed campus will be booked by the
Avoid getting a ticket and walk to Cyncoed if you live nearby.
We ask that any students that are being driven to the WOW event, please ensure you are dropped off on Cyncoed Road or Circle Way West rather than on campus. There will be a lot of buses and vehicles on campus during the morning and we want to alleviate any further congestion.
Full details will be
shown in all Student Halls Reception areas.
Met Rider Bus Service
Please see below the Met Rider bus timetable
for the Week One Welcome:
Plas Gwyn Campus
Bus stop on the opposite side of the road - 9.30am.
Next to halls - 9.30am.
Llanishen St bus stop on Allensbank Road - 10.20am.
Victoria Halls / Severn Point
Blackweir Tavern bus stop - 10.20am.
Please Note: The Rider will not be running
around the campuses until after 1pm. The Met Rider service will then operate a
double service from 1pm onwards. The Met Rider is free until 5pm*. Students
who are not in Cardiff Met allocated Halls are advised to make their own way to
Cyncoed Campus for the WOW event. The easiest way is via the 52 Cardiff
Bus Service that runs from Westgate Street. If you are bringing a car, please do
not park outside Cyncoed Campus.
* The Met Rider bus stop for return journeys can
be found outside Cyncoed reception.
For information on how to purchase
your annual Met Rider pass click here.