Angus House and Stanley Smith House

Angus House and Stanley Smith House are located in the centre of St Andrews. Each flat in the houses includes a communal bathroom and kitchen with dining and living areas. The houses are only a minute’s walk away from the main high street in St Andrews, and a five to ten-minute walk away from University buildings.

Local building works

Building works will be carried out on privately owned land neighbouring Stanley Smith House during academic session 2019-20. This will involve scaffolding being erected on one of the pathways at the side of Stanley Smith House, the pathway access will be maintained at all times

Hall information

Angus House and Stanley Smith House are self-catered standard accommodation comprising of three and four-bedroom apartments.

Each apartment contains a shared bathroom and kitchen. Laundry facilities are located at the back of Stanley Smith House.

Utilities are invoiced based on residents' usage at the end of each semester.

For postgraduate students, Angus House and Stanley Smith House have:

  • 43 self-catered single rooms with single-size beds
  • 2 self-catered accessible rooms with double-size beds.


The houses are conveniently located behind the Chaplaincy Centre across from the Students' Union. They are close to the centre of town, as well as a short walk to many PhD office spaces and the University Library.

What are Angus House and Stanley Smith House like?

Angus House and Stanley Smith House were refurbished in 2017 with new kitchens and bathrooms. The houses provide a small close-knit community with a committee who run social events throughout the year. 

Angus and Stanley Smith Houses


There is one laundry room shared between both houses. The laundry room contains one washer and one dryer which are card-operated. You can buy a card from the card dispensers in the laundry room which you pre-load with credit via an online portal.

Advice on the use of electrical equipment in residence.


Angus House and Stanley Smith House

University of St Andrews
St Mary's Place
St Andrews
KY16 9UY

Phone: +44 (0)1334 46 2510