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Deans Court

North Street
St Andrews
KY16 9QT

+44 (0)1334 46 7147 (St Salvator's)

Residential Services Manager   Evelyn Parker

Deputy Residential Services Manager Lesley Wilson

Located directly across from the Cathedral ruins, in an area of town steeped in history, Deans Court is housed in a building dating back to the 15th century. Deans Court’s is only a five minute walk from the Library, and several Arts buildings.

Deans Court benefits from a good sense of community.

Deans Court complex consists of 61 rooms: the main building accommodates 21 students, with the remaining 40 rooms located in 7 other buildings.

  • Deans Court entrance
  • Deans Court


  • Furnished rooms, with shared kitchens and bathrooms
  • Large garden with barbecues
  • All bed sizes are single
  • Catered contract Monday - Friday Breakfast. lunch and dinner


  • Single rooms: 19 Main Building, 31 Annexes
  • Single rooms in 2 bedroom flats: 2 Main Building, 6 Annexe
  • Single en-suite rooms: 3 (in annexe, shower and wash hand basin only no wc)


Residence fees 2021/22


HMO Licence Numbers: F2047/11, F2048/11, F2050/11, F2049/11, F2101/11

Academic Year 2021-22


Semester 2 2020/2021


Due to the effects of Covid-19 and lockdown in Scotland, the refurbishment of the main building at Deans Court has been delayed and will therefore remain closed during Semester 2.11 North Street will only have 5 rooms during Semester 2. 3-5 North Street will only have 19 rooms available during Semester 2. The Garden flat and Studio will not be available during Semester 2. During semester 2 all catering will be on a self-catered basis only.

Academic Year 2021/2022

We look forward to welcoming students back to a fully refurbished Deans Court from September 2021. Accommodation will be on a catered package only and will also resume in September 2021.


We have reviewed the accommodation types within Deans Court and the annexes and, from September 2021. The rent will be based on each type of room and the facilities within and around the room. This will reflects the floor space available and the facilities each room offers in a fairer manner.


Attached below is a list of the rooms and the related cost for academic year 2021/2022. In your application. You may wish to request a specific room or band and we will endeavour to meet your request on a first come, first served basis, subject to availability and subject to your conditions of study being met.

 Deanscourt fees 2021-22

Deanscourt Annexes

3 North Street

  • 6 single bedrooms
  • Large dining kitchen
  • single toilet plus shower room with toilet covering 2 floors
  • 1 partial ensuite room
  • large communal garden with air driers to rear

11 North Street

  • 8 single bedrooms
  • kitchen
  • Single toilet
  • 2 shower rooms with toilets covering 3 floors
  • large communal garden with air driers to rear

3-5 South Street

  • 18 single bedrooms
  • 2 kitchens
  • Single toilet
  • 5 shower rooms with toilets covering 3 floors
  • 1 full ensuite single room
  • 1 partial ensuite single room
  • Edible garden to the rear of the building and a large walled garden to the west of Deanscourt grounds

North Street and Garden flat

  • Three self-contained flats with two single occupancy bedrooms in each flat.  All beds are single size.
  • No. 5 - kitchen, 2 bedrooms and bathroom.
  • No.7 - Kitchen, sitting room area, 2 bedrooms and bathroom.
  • No.9 - kitchen, sitting room area, 2 bedrooms and bathroom.
  • Garden flat - Kitchen, 2 bedrooms and bathroom.