Stretching over 40 acres, the University’s sports facilities are located on one site in a tranquil setting just to the west of the historic town centre.
The peaceful and private setting of University Park, coupled with our organisational and logistical efficiency, continues to attract many professional teams to St Andrews each year for pre-season or mid-season training camps.
Investing in sport
The University continues to invest in sport at St Andrews and has recently completed a major £14 million refurbishment of the Performance Centre.
Now complete, the centre provides some of the best sports facilities in Scotland.
- • modern, spacious gym
- • four-court sports hall
- • technical climbing wall
- • eight-court sports arena
- • exercise and dance studio
- • dedicated performance suite
- • four-court indoor tennis centre
- • six grass rugby pitches
- • six grass football pitches
- • full-size floodlit 3G synthetic pitch
- • sand-dressed synthetic pitch
- • four tennis courts
- • multisport courts
The grass pitches at University Park are renowned across the country as amongst the finest in Scotland. Many professionals who have visited St Andrews including FC Barcelona, Manchester United FC and...Read More
Our dedicated Strength and Conditioning Suite provides a private space for teams to train undisturbed and has been designed to provide provision across a range of sports. The Performance Suite features five...Read More
Our sports halls provide large flat floor space and can accommodate a variety of multi-sport activities, fitness sessions, events, conferences and exhibitions. Sports Arena The sports arena is our largest...Read More
Gym and fitness suites
Our contemporary refurbished gym provides a modern, vibrant and inspiring training environment and is available for individual use. Split into five distinct areas the gym caters for cardio, free weights,...Read More
Artificial pitches and courts
University Park is home to a number of artificial pitches and courts, catering for rugby, football, tennis, hockey, lacrosse, shinty and ultimate frisbee. Rubbercrumb pitch The full size, fully floodlit,...Read More
The University’s team of specialist staff have experience playing and coaching at international level and within the professional game. STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING Our Strength and Conditioning staff support a number...Read More
The University of St Andrews offers world-class conference facilities with venues that can host day conferences, seminars, presentations, exhibitions, meetings and events for groups of 9 to 900. We have...Read More
In recent years the University has hosted training camps for a number of elite, high-profile clubs and is experienced at providing pitch-side security during training sessions as required. We are...Read More