The university have a range of accommodation options at their Cyncoed and Plas Gwyn campuses. They also have agreements with private halls of residence off-campus. All halls have a varied and inclusive range of social events.
The campus has had over £50 million invested in it in the last decade, including the development of a Food Industry Centre. The £20 million Cardiff School of Management building opened in October 2010. There has also been substantial investment in teaching and learning spaces and the campus library.