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Legal Advice Line

Free Legal Advice Line

University of St Andrews Student Legal Advice Line

Are you looking for legal Advice?

Thorntons and Rollos are two firms of solicitors with offices in St Andrews who have collaborated with the University to provide a dedicted legal advice line for all students.

The scheme is simple, either email:  or   with your contact information and details of your request for advice.  They will pass this onto the most appropriate member of their legal teams.

Both firms deal with a range of legal matters including:

  • Property & Letting Advice
  • Property Buying & Selling
  • Immigration & Visas
  • Dispute, Resolution & Claims
  • Personal Injury
  • Start Up Advice for Businesses

The advice line offer up to 30 minutes of free legal advice and is open 9am - 5pm Monday to Friday (excluding bank holidays).


The Scottish Child Law Centre offer free legal advice to young people under the age of 21:

  • Call FREE from a landline on 0800 328 8970.
  • Call from a mobile on 0300 330 1421
  • Email:

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Advice and Support Centre
79 North Street
St Andrews
KY16 9AL
Scotland, United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)1334 (46)2020


Student services

Eden Court
The Scores
St Andrews
KY16 9AS
Scotland, United Kingdom

Tel: 01334 462720
Fax:01334 464007

Eden Court location map

Encountered any difficulties?

Not the right match?  If you haven’t formed a good rapport with your Adviser or you’ve encountered any difficulties and wish to speak informally to someone, please contact Ruth Unsworth ( or Lara Meischke (, Deputy Directors of Student Services, in the first instance.

Please also be aware that the University has Complaints Handling Procedure for formally addressing concerns.


  • Book an Appointment online