Apps for mobile devices


This app gives access to many of Blackboard’s features including:
  • Notifications of announcements
  • Course content
  • Assignment feedback
  • Discussion forums and more

The Blackboard app is available for Android, iOS and Windows.

When you are asked to ‘Search for your School’  look for ‘University of South Wales’. Log in using your student ID (username) and password.


Fika is a "5 minute emotional workout app" for students, to help you get emotionally fit so you can thrive at university and beyond.

Glide Parking

Glide is an App based system to pay for parking in Treforest Llantwit Road car park, and Glyntaff upper and lower car parks.

SafeZone App

SafeZone gives you immediate access to on-campus security and a team of first responders through your mobile phone. You can also get help quickly in a personal emergency, or if someone needs first aid or general help.

Study Goal

Study Goal is a mobile app which lets you track how much time you spend studying and the progress of your learning.

Turn USW Green

Turn USW Green is a web app that rewards you “Green Points” for positive environmental actions which help you live a more sustainable life and help USW achieve its 2040 carbon neutral target.  

Yoyo Wallet

Yoyo Wallet is an app you can use on your mobile phone to pay for food and drinks in University catering outlets.