Bedding

Bedding is not provided in your room if you are staying in a hall of residence. You have the option of bringing your own bedding with you, buying bedding in St Andrews, or ordering a bedding pack to be placed in your room when you arrive.

Bed sizes

There are three sizes of bed in St Andrews residences. Please check your hall of residence below to establish what size of bedding you will need.

  • Agnes Blackadder Hall
    Standard rooms have double beds – approximately 4 feet 6 inches wide.
    Disabled access rooms have single beds – approximately 3 feet wide.
    Shared rooms in Agnes Blackadder have two double beds – approximately 4 feet 6 inches wide each.
  • Andrew Melville Hall
    Most beds are small double – approximately 4 feet wide (with the exception of two rooms which have single beds). 
  • Angus and Stanley Smith Houses
    Standard rooms have single beds – approximately 3 feet wide.
    Disabled access rooms have double beds – approximately 4 feet 6 inches wide. 
  • David Russell Apartments
    Standard rooms have double beds – approximately 4 feet 6 inches wide.
    Shared rooms and disabled access rooms have single beds – approximately 3 feet wide.
  • Deans Court
    All beds are single – approximately 3 feet wide.
  • Fife Park Apartments
    Standard rooms have double beds – approximately 4 feet 6 inches wide.
    Disabled access rooms have single beds – approximately 3 feet wide.
  • Gannochy House
    All beds are single – approximately 3 feet wide.
  • John Burnet Hall
    All beds are single – approximately 3 feet wide.
  • McIntosh Hall
    All beds are single – approximately 3 feet wide.
  • Powell Hall
    All beds are small double beds – approximately 4 feet wide.
  • St Regulus Hall
    All beds are single – approximately 3 feet wide.
  • St Salvator's Hall
    All beds are single – approximately 3 feet wide.
  • University Hall
    All beds are single – approximately 3 feet wide.
  • Whitehorn Hall
    All beds are small double beds – approximately 4 feet wide.

Bedding packs

Students can pre-order bedding backs which will be delivered to their room on the day that they arrive. Bedding packs include a bed sheet, pillow, duvet and duvet cover. There are three types of bedding packs available – for double, small double, or single beds. Bedding packs can be bought on the online shop.

Buying bedding in St Andrews

If you decide to buy bedding once you arrive in St Andrews, local retailers Tesco, Morrisons and Farmore Interiors are likely to sell duvets, pillows and other bed linen.