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Parents and supporters

We are here with help and advice for those supporting someone who is considering their university options.

Watch our virtual campus tour.

University is a life-changing experience - for parents as well as students - but rest assured we do our utmost to provide a safe and supportive environment in which your son or daughter can thrive. Find out more about our student support services.

Why go to university?

From improved career prospects to self-confidence and independence, there are many reasons to go to university.

What life is like at Cardiff University

Information on financial assistance, living costs and other factors that affect life at University.

Parents' Guide

A Parent’s Guide to Higher Education at Cardiff University.