Ealing site: our new campus
The Ealing site of our West London campus has undergone a £50 million transformation to create superb new facilities for our students. We have since been recognised as the 2nd best university in the UK for spending on facilities
View some of our superb new facilities in the slideshow below, including the Paul Hamlyn Library, studios, social spaces and more.
The Heart, named because of its central location in the campus, is a vibrant social area for staff and students.
Blast FM broadcasts from two state-of-the-art radio studios that simulate contemporary commercial radio operations.
The photographic darkroom allows students to develop their own prints, perfecting advanced photo production techniques.
Our cafés and restaurants offer a great range of food and drinks.
The sewing room has industrial sewing machines for creating collections.
The Heart refectory offers a range of fair-trade speciality coffees and tea, drinks and meals.
Visit Freddie's bar, which serves alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks and is the main venue for entertainment and events.
Lawrence Hall is a fully equipped, 200 seat, black box studio theatre featuring a Steinway Concert Grand piano.
Take a break at Freddie's coffeehouse.
Time for a workout? Join our on-site gym.
The Paul Hamlyn Library offers resources, high quality services and professional expertise.
We offer state-of-the-art computers, with 27 inch screens.
Our support services can be found on the Street.
Weston Hall, our 240 seat auditorium.
On the ground floor entrance to the Paul Hamlyn Library, you'll find a help desk, as well as self-service technology.
Our new facilities include:
- the Paul Hamlyn Library
- specialist studios for our student radio station
- an auditorium
- a refurbished Students’ Union
- music studios
- restaurants and cafés
- a gym
- transformed social and teaching spaces
Close to our Ealing and Brentford sites is student accommodation.
Find your way
Ealing is a major metropolitan centre in London, with a rich history and many exciting links with art, culture and business. Named Queen of the Suburbs, as it boasts some of London's most beautiful parks, Ealing is just 20 - 30 minutes on the Underground from central London, where you'll find a huge range of theatres, cinemas, clubs, bars, and other entertainment.
There are many local sporting facilities, including a sports ground, incorporating a football pitch, a cricket wicket and a pavilion.
A few stops away you can shop to your heart's content at the Westfield shopping centre in White City; one of the largest urban shopping centres in Europe.
Our main Ealing site is located at: University of West London, St Mary’s Road, Ealing, London, W5 5RF.