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University Sports Centre

Sport plays a significant part in student life at St Andrews and enhances the unique experience of studying at Scotland's first university. With over 70% of students taking part in sport or physical activity, St Andrews continues to be one of the leading institutions in the UK in terms of sports participation.

In January 2015 a major £14m redevelopment and extension of the Sports Centre was undertaken, which now completed boasts a modern, spacious gym, a four-court sports hall incorporating a new technical climbing wall, an eight-court arena with removable bleacher seating for 400 spectators, an exercise and dance studio, a dedicated performance suite for elite teams and athletes and our new 4-court indoor tennis centre.

This momentous project reflects a tremendous commitment on the part of the university towards the development of sport at St Andrews and will give our students, staff and community members access to some of the best sporting facilities in Scotland. With the supporting infrastructure now in place, we expect to see our student athletes reach new heights and continue ever to excel.

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Indoor facilities

Our indoor facilities cater for over 20 different sports, a range of fitness classes and gym & fitness suite users.

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Outdoor facilities

University Park is home to some of the best grass pitches in Scotland, as well as 3G and sand-dressed synthetic pitches and tennis courts that can used all year round.

Manchester City on University Park

Professional training camps

St Andrews is the perfect venue for top-quality pre-season or mid-season training camps.

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Pitch Map

A guide to the pitch layout at University Park

Facility Bookings

The Sports Centre has a range of indoor and outdoor facilities available all year round, and most facilities are free to Fitness+ members but non members can also book in advance. Please view the bookings page for further information on how to book for either casual use or for group block bookings.

Camps and Commercial Events

We also cater for professional training camps and commercial bookings for large groups. Please contact Fergus Knight for more information.

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Information for visiting teams and directions to University Park

Saints Sport Terms and Conditions

Terms & Conditions (PDF, 309 KB) 

Saints Sport Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy (PDF, 161 KB)

Saints Sport Media and Photography Policy

Media and Photography Policy (PDF, 282 KB)