Student life at UWE Bristol

Start your experience

Explore your chosen subject area and join our live chats with current students and staff.

Bristol’s beautiful views in 360°

Student Mercedes

"Bristol has an amazing understanding of community, and it’s almost as if everyone and everything is working in tandem to keep the buzz of the city alive."

Mercedes, BA(Hons) Drama and Creative Writing

Bristol's fantastic food

Let Charlie walk you through some of his favourite places to eat in Bristol.

Your student community

We believe that when you're supported by a strong community, you can achieve anything. UWE Bristol is home to over 30,000 students from across the world – all with different ideas, perspectives and beliefs, so you’ll have the opportunity to be social, curious and try new things, no matter your interests. 


Get involved

Getting involved is a great way to make friends and discover more about yourself.  From our Students’ Union and the many clubs and societies on offer, to our Centre for Sport and Centre for Music – there’s something for everyone. 

Students' Union

Explore the Students' Union for yourself on our 360° tour.

Sing your heart out

Music moves us. It takes us places. That’s why we love it. Here at the Centre for Music we passionately believe that music is for everyone. Explore the Centre for Music for yourself on our 360° tour.

Get fit and keep active

We know just how important it is to stay fit and healthy. It not only boosts energy levels and focuses the mind but it also helps you to de-stress and feel happier. At our Centre for Sport, you’ll find everything from climbing walls to squash courts, football pitches to fitness studios. And whether you are an elite athlete or a total beginner there is something here for you. Explore the Centre for Sport for yourself on our 360° tour.