Before you depart
If you are getting ready to start your studies at St Andrews, this section offers advice, support and guidance for new students.
The University's halls of residence will open at 10am on Saturday 7 September 2019. See your hall of residence for more information.
The MenACWY vaccine: get it before you come!
Students coming to University for the first time, including overseas and mature students up to the age of 25, should contact their healthcare professional to have the MenACWY vaccine before arriving in St Andrews.
Find out more information about the MenACWY vaccine.
A fast tour of St Andrews
New students can prepare themselves for Orientation by watching this video, which gives a brief introduction to the things you'll need to know in your first weeks.