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Accommodation Award - UK2021 entry


Prospective students can apply for financial support towards their University or private accommodation costs here in St Andrews. A number of awards are available of £1,500 per annum for the duration of study, selection is means-tested and based on financial need. 

In order to be eligible, applicants must be able to demonstrate a gross annual household income of under £40,000 and articulate a need for support through a personal financial statement. Students should refer to the 'Eligibility' and 'How to apply' section below for more information on household income.

Details of the accommodation options provided by the University can be found under "Guide to Residences" on the accommodation website.

The award will be paid towards University accommodation fees in the first instance; students transferring to privately owned accommodation (including privately owned properties let through the University) will receive the award as monthly maintenance payments.