Summer 2021 graduation
After careful consideration, the University has taken the difficult decision to cancel graduation ceremonies planned for 21 to 25 June 2021. Degrees will be conferred virtually from 28 June to 2 July 2021.Further information
Reflections of a Saint
"I believe that the class of 2020 has been shaped into one of the most resilient groups ever to have graduated from the University."
"Many of us learned to slow down and appreciate the little things during lockdown."
"I feel as though I am in Harry Potter!"
"Walking along the pier looking out at the sea and the town would somehow make my worries and problems seem a little smaller."
"I feel my time here at St Andrews has opened up my world significantly."
"I’m sticking around to do my PhD – St Andrews won’t be getting rid of me that easily!"
"It’s amazing that simply being a student at the University has led to some incredible friendships which transcend location and open a path to adventure."
"The events of 2020 have redrawn the academic experience, both for students and for academic staff."