St Andrews vs William and Mary: Goodbyes

With the final craziness of exams and last-minute revision, the academic year is at a close. Our exchange students here will be departing university grounds soon, just as our students abroad will be finding their way home in the coming …

May 30, 2019 | BA International Honours


Study Abroad Reflections: Jamie Hinch

Exams are over at last! To celebrate, we have another study abroad reflection ready for you. This time, we’re taking you even farther north than St Andrews. Jamie Hinch spent this past semester abroad in Iceland, and he’s ecstatic to …

May 24, 2019 | Outbound students


Study Abroad Reflection: Charlotte Marquand

With summertime right in sight, we begin to forget just how cold and dark the past winter was. St Andrews is far enough north to be hit by long days of darkness, and it’s cozy spot next to the North …

May 21, 2019 | Outbound students


Study Abroad Reflections: Joséphine Groslambert

While St Andrews’ students are powering through revision and exams in these final weeks of the academic year, some of our partner universities are already done. One of these universities is UC Berkeley, which ends tomorrow on May 17th. Part …

May 16, 2019 | Outbound students


Study Abroad Reflections: Clare Grist

As we approach the end of the academic year, many students grow sentimental and begin to reflect on all their experiences of the past term, whether they be successes or some shortcomings. We can understand the challenges and wonders of …

May 10, 2019 | Uncategorized


St Andrews vs William & Mary: Water-time Traditions

The academic exchange between St Andrews and William & Mary may help explain why both campuses produce students who excel inside and out of their classes, but it’s interesting to note other similarities that the universities share. Yes, they are …

April 30, 2019 | BA International Honours


Spring Break with WaMStAs

And that’s the last holiday of the school year wrapped up! Spring break extends through the final two weeks of March, which brings us right into April and back into deadlines. As we enter the last gruelling haul towards exams, …

April 4, 2019 | BA International Honours


Spring in St Andrews

Spring is in the air…or so we hope. While St Andrews has seen worse winters (last year’s snow storm is still fresh in the town’s memory), it’s still been a cold and dark couple of months. While the university retains …

March 11, 2019 | Inbound students


Deadlines and Mental Health Resources

After blazing through the first few weeks of the semester, now is the time of year where it seems like it’s deadline season every week until revision. The library is packed, teetering around near-full capacity during the day as students …

February 28, 2019 | Inbound students


St Andrews vs William and Mary: Cafes

A university campus can hardly exist without a café or two or ten. Whether your liquid fuel is a black Americano or a spiced chai latte or whatever concoction you pressure baristas with, students and staff rely on caffeine to …

February 22, 2019 | BA International Honours