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Pre-arrival information for 2021-2022

We are looking forward to welcoming our students to the 2021-2022 academic year. Before you arrive, please complete your pre-arrival checklist and find out what to expect.

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Featured news

Study finds teaching satisfaction levels increased during the pandemic, despite lockdown and remote learning.

Date 18 February 2021
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The University has launched the St Andrews Forest, a key part of its plans to become carbon net zero by 2035.

Date 2 June 2021
Category News

BAME Students’ Network publishes its first Action Plan Report, pledging to work in collaboration to help deliver tangible and sustainable change.

Date 1 July 2021
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Top for student experience

The National Student Survey has named St Andrews the UK’s top mainstream university, the thirteenth time in the past 15 years that the Scottish university has been at the very top of the comprehensive analysis.

Equality and diversity

The University of St Andrews is committed to advancing gender equality representation, progression and success in higher education and research.

Best in Scotland and second in the UK

The University of St Andrews has once again been ranked the best university in Scotland and second in the UK behind Oxford, according to the Guardian University Guide 2021.