Accommodation at St Andrews

St Andrews has more than 4,000 bed spaces and a fantastic variety of accommodation to suit all tastes and budgets. Prospective students can be sure that they will find suitable accommodation during their studies.


Accommodation application deadline

Single undergraduate students in their first year are guaranteed accommodation – usually in a hall of residence – provided they apply by 30 June 2019

Overseas students studying taught postgraduate programmes are guaranteed University accommodation if they have applied for housing by the deadline 30 June 2019

Find out more about the accommodation guarantee.

Offers of accommodation for entrant undergraduates 2018-2019 Semester 2

Offers of accommodation for Semester 2 entrant undergraduate students are not sent out until the beginning of December 2018. Applications are processed once your offer is unconditional.

Offers are made to a particular residence but not a specific room number. Confirmation of your room number will be emailed to you approximately 10 days before arrival.