University Centre Shrewsbury (UCS) is home to some of our students studying biosciences, psychology, education, business, history, and health and exercise – and is just a short walk away from Shrewsbury train station.

Sometimes referred to as Guildhall, UCS is perfectly positioned for you to enjoy the local area and features some beautiful artwork created by our talented Facilities team.

Here’s everything you need to know for your next visit:

Where to eat:


  • Coffee shop – ground floor (open 9am-3.30pm)

Eat your own food:

  • CSU space
  • Outside courtyard

Where to study:

  • Library Resource Centre
  • 24 hour open PC area

Where to hang out:

  • Outside courtyard
  • CSU space

Sports facilities:

Our free Active Zone is located on the lower ground/car park level and features:

  • Treadmill
  • Upright Bike
  • Recline Bike
  • Arc Trainer (Elliptical)
  • Rowing Machine
  • Chest press
  • Mutli-function Cable Machine
  • Rear Delt Row
  • Leg Press
  • Leg Extension/Leg Curl 
  • Small barbells
  • Kettlebells
  • Mats

Chaplaincy facilities:

Chaplaincy at UCS can be found in 122 and 124.  We have both a relaxing space (complete with sofas and a great view!) and a dedicated prayer room for our Muslim students.  

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