Prospective students can apply for financial support for their University accommodation fees. The award is £3,000 per annum for the first two years of study and is means-tested, based on financial need.
In order to be eligible, applicants must have a gross annual household income of under £34,000.
The accommodation options for Undergraduate students include all residences except Albany Park and Andrew Melville Hall. Further details of the accommodation provided by the University, can be found under "Guide to Residences" on the accommodation website.
The award will be paid as a discount toward University accommodation fees, and is not transferable to privately owned accommodation (including privately owned properties let through the University).
Domicile for fee status
Scotland, England, Northern Ireland, Wales, EU, International
Level of study
Year of entry
Entrants in 2017
Applicants must have a gross annual household income of under £34,000. The accommodation options for Undergraduate students include all residences except Albany Park and Andrew Meville Hall.
The award is not transferable to privately owned accommodation (including privately owned properties let through the University).
Duration of award
Two years (years 1 and 2 of study)
Value of award (per year)
£3,000 discount towards university accommodation fees
Number of awards available
This scholarship is available for application through Scholarships and Funding. After you have applied to a new course beginning in the 2017-2018 academic year, you can access Scholarships and Funding through My Application.
Information for USA applicants
If you are including a Student Aid Report (SAR) with your scholarship application, please upload this in place of the household income evidence requested in the scholarship application form. To find out how to complete the FAFSA and receive your Student Aid Report, or for general information about US loans, please visit the Loans for US students webpages.
This copy of your student aid report is for your scholarship application only and will not be transferred to the University’s Finance Department for processing your loan application.
- 16 March 2017 for Overseas applicants
- 31 March 2017 for Home (Scotland/EU) and RUK applicants
At what stage of my course application can I apply?
Please apply for the award after you have submitted your application for a place at St Andrews. You do not need to wait until you have received an offer of a place before applying for the award.
When will I hear if my application has been successful?
The outcome of your scholarship application will be available on "View my applications" in the Scholarships and Funding section of My Application by Friday 28 April.