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


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


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


Study Abroad Stories – Kathryn Kean

During the Winter Break, we asked Study Abroad student Kathryn Kean how she adapted to living and studying at The College of William & Mary in the USA. After spending a whole semester there, she sent us this brilliant blog …

January 30, 2019 | Outbound students


Top 10 Tips for Studying Abroad

After a terrific study abroad experience at the College of William & Mary last spring break through our First Abroad programme, our First Abroad scholars – Amie Morrison and Sarah Ramage – returned to St Andrews to take on internships …

November 21, 2018 | Inbound students


The Top 15 Reasons To Study Abroad

Last year, our 2 First Abroad participants – Amie Morrison and Sarah Ramage – had to undertake an internship project. They were tasked with finding out the most popular reasons that people give for wanting to study abroad. From meeting …

November 19, 2018 | Inbound students


Study Abroad Stories – Charlotte Marquand

Geography student Charlotte Marquand is currently studying at the University of Toronto, having received the £12,000 First Abroad Scholarship. She recently sent us this blog, letting us know how she’s been getting on in her first couple of months in …

October 15, 2018 | Outbound students


Study Abroad Stories – Hope Hastings

Last year, International Relations student Hope Hastings spent her second semester studying abroad in Iceland. Read her story here: “For second semester I went abroad with the International Relations Study Abroad programme, attending the University of Iceland in Reykjavik. Before …

October 11, 2018 | Outbound students


CSA Intern (Erasmus+)

Hi, I’m Jack and I’m the new CSA Intern for this academic year! I’m in my fifth and final year studying German here in St Andrews and I spent my year abroad working as a Language Assistant in a primary …

October 11, 2018 | Guides