St. Andrews

IFSA-Butler: University of St. Andrews

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Academic Program

Students attend regular university courses with local students.

  • Reviewed by: M. Hatcher-Skeers, Joint Science Department
  • Fields of study: Classics, economics, politics, biosciences, history, psychology, math, business, computer science
  • Eligibility: 9.6 cumulative GPA; 4-5 courses in major
  • Size of the student body: 7000

Living Arrangements

Scripps covers housing in shared accommodations and provides a meal stipend for self-catered options based on recommendations provided by Butler.

Term Dates

  • Fall: Early September to late December. Contact program advisor for exam schedule.
  • Spring: Late January to late May


  • Advising Tips: This program requires one faculty reference.
  • Visa Information: After acceptance, your program will provide you with specifics about the visa required. The embassy site will have information on visa requirements for planning purposes.