Late arrivals FAQs

The University understands that offer holders and returning students from overseas may be encountering difficulties with booking travel and securing visas in order to commence their studies in St Andrews at the start of the academic year. We are monitoring the situation very carefully and liaising closely with UKVI on options available to students who are affected by this issue. 

Please see the FAQs below for help and guidance. If you cannot find the information that you need on this page, please reach out to the University by emailing We will continue to update this page as the situation develops.