University Hall (University of St Andrews)

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University Hall
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University Hall as seen from Donaldson Gardens
General information
Architectural style Scottish Baronial
Town or city St Andrews, Fife
Country Scotland Scotland
Coordinates 56°20′19″N 2°48′31″W / 56.3387°N 2.8086°W / 56.3387; -2.8086Coordinates: 56°20′19″N 2°48′31″W / 56.3387°N 2.8086°W / 56.3387; -2.8086
Completed 1896
Client University of St Andrews
Website
University Hall
The Wardlaw wing of University Hall

University Hall is a student hall of residence at the University of St Andrews in St Andrews, Fife, Scotland. When it opened in 1896 it was the first residence for women students in Scotland. University Hall is now a mixed residence.

The Hall consists of three buildings: Wardlaw, a listed building acquired in 1947, which continues to be open to lady students only; Old Wing, the original hall; and the modern Lumsden Wing, which contains the central dining room. The amenities include libraries and an oak panelled common room.

University Hall recently underwent a major refurbishment, which was completed in 2009.

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