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St Andrews offers its students a wide range of accommodation options to choose from, including 4,000 places in the university’s own halls of residence. Postgraduate students will be able to choose from a number of postgraduate-specific halls after they have accepted their study offer. They’ll be able to register their preferred living location, but as halls are popular this choice can’t be guaranteed.
Students will be able to choose from self-catered or catered rooms including ones with shared bathrooms, en-suite rooms or studio apartments, depending on their preferences and budget.
There are also plenty of private accommodation options to choose from in the surrounding town. St Andrews is a famous university town, located on the picturesque east coast of Scotland, renowned also for its rich religious and cultural heritage going back hundreds of years. Coastal walks, pubs, restaurants and a multitude of championship golf courses provide the perfect backdrop to a postgraduate degree.
Private rentals offering individual or shared living arrangements are available across the town. The university runs Studentpad, a search engine dedicated to student accommodation, as well as personalised accommodation and renting advice from the students’ association.