• Read this Handbook! It contains information that we assume you know. If you have problems resulting from not knowing something in it, we won’t be sympathetic! Also make sure that you review the relevant induction slides.

  • Please remember to complete matriculation as soon as you can and no later than the prescribed time or you will lose your fully matriculated student status. more details

  • Please remember that the University expects you to be in St Andrews (or within commmutable distance) during your studies. more details

  • Read the Good Academic Practice policy. If you have not previously done so, you need to complete the online course, available through Moodle, immediately. more details

  • It’s your responsibility to check that coursework submitted to MMS has been received successfully, and that it’s the right piece of coursework! more details

  • Coursework submitted after the specified deadline is automatically subject to a lateness penalty. Extensions to coursework deadlines can only be granted by level/programme coordinators, not by individual lecturers or tutors. Extensions will only be granted in special circumstances. In particular, extensions will not normally be granted for clashes in coursework deadlines. Any special circumstances must be documented immediately through the self-certification system, and followed up with the coordinator if you are seeking an extension or other allowance. more details

  • You will shortly be given details of the process for electing representatives to the Staff-Student Consultative Committee. Please engage with this and make full use of your representatives. more details

  • You must be available for the entire exam period in both semesters (unless, obviously, you are only studying here for one semester). more details

  • You must familiarise yourself with the School and University health & safety guidance

  • All students are reminded that they agreed, during matriculation, to abide by the conditions of the Sponsio Academica, governing standards of behaviour, consideration and respect to other members of the St Andrews community. more details

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Last Published: 20 Jul 2021.