The Plas Coch Campus, on Mold Road is the largest of the university’s two sites in the town and houses the majority of the university's courses. The campus is a mix of Grade II listed buildings and modern 21st century facilities and state-of-the-art education centres.
Based on the edge of town – just a 10 minute walk from the town centre and a 5 minute walk from Wrexham General Railway Station. It is also easily accessible by road off the A483, a main route into North East and Mid Wales from Cheshire.
Facilities are vast and diverse, as you’d expect of a main campus. From our engineering facilities tailored to our course specialisms of aeronautics, performance cars, mechanics and electrics through to our dedicated centres to support our education courses; the Centre for the Child, Family and Society; and our creative arts courses, the Centre for the Creative Industries. Our Centre for the Creative Industries is also home to BBC Cymru Wales in North East Wales.
Find out more about our subject specific facilities on our academic schools pages.
As well as our lecture and seminar rooms and our library, there are also a number of study spaces which cater for everything from group work through to private study time. Our IT facilities are also accessible throughout the campus, from specific subject related suites through to computers for general study use.
You will also find a Chinese Medicine Clinic which is open to the public for treatments and allows complementary therapy students to get a taste of the working world in their field.
On this campus you will also find the main hub of our student support services, student accommodation, and our Students’ Union. We also have our Language Centre where courses are available to develop your English language skills if you are an International student, courses are also available to help you learn a new language to give you the cutting edge when applying for jobs.
There are a number of entertainment venues on this campus from the William Aston Hall and Catrin Finch Centre which host a variety of famous names and local performers through to our student bar. Our on-site art gallery. Oriel Sycharth Gallery features rolling exhibitions from local and international artists.
Our Regent Street Campus is home to our art and design courses. The campus has a traditional art school feel which embraces you from the moment you enter the building. It is a magnificent Victorian building, located near the town centre, which has been converted into studios.
It offers facilities and workshops for all the art areas at Wrexham Glyndwr University and even has its own art shop selling materials at prices well below those elsewhere.
Inspirations Café, based on the site, offers you the chance to buy food and drink whilst meeting with friends to discuss ideas.
Murals and exhibitions on the campus showcase the remarkable talent that exists in art and design at the university and the site hosts the annual degree show.