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Deans Court

North Street
St Andrews
KY16 9QT

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

Residential Services Manager   Debbie Anderson

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 is the University’s only catered Postgraduate residence, and benefits from a good sense of community.

Deans Court complex consists of 55 rooms: the main building accommodates 21 students, with the remaining 34 rooms located in 4 other buildings.

  • Deans Court entrance
  • Deans Court

2019-20 Due to refurbishment the main building at Deanscourt will be closed and the annexes only available on a self catered basis.  Residents can opt to purchase a meal package at nearby St Salvator's Hall providing 19 meals per week term time only.


  • Furnished rooms, with shared kitchens and bathrooms
  • Communal areas include common room with piano and television, library, and a large garden with barbecues
  • Catering contract does not include catering during the inter-semester break. The last meal of the year will be the evening meal on Friday 22 December 2017. The catering will start again with breakfast on Thursday 25 January 2018.
  • All bed sizes are single


  • Single rooms: 51
  • Single en-suite rooms: 3 (in annexe, shower and wash hand basin only no wc)
  • Studios: 1


  • 15 catered meals per week
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner served weekdays

Residence fees 2018-2019


Meal Times Breakfast Lunch Dinner
Monday-Friday 8am - 9.15am 12.45pm - 1.15pm 6.00pm - 6.30pm

Due to our rolling redecoration programme students may be required to transfer to another room within the residence during the summer term.  


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