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September arrivals

Arrival weekend will be Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th September 2020.

You should arrive between 10am and 5pm. Please contact us if this is not possible - village.office@strath.ac.uk or andrewure-office@strath.ac.uk 

Where do I get my keys?

You must bring ID with you when collecting your keys, and remember which residence you are going to!

Residence  Where to collect your keys
  • Birkbeck Court
  • Chancellors Hall
  • Forbes Hall
  • Garnett Hall
  • James Goold Hall
  • James Young Hall
  • Murray Hall
  • Thomas Campbell Court

From 10am on Saturday 12th September, go to the Lord Todd building in the centre of the campus village. 

Find the Lord Todd on our Campus Map

  • Andrew Ure Hall
From 10am on Saturday 12th September, go to The Office, Block B Flat 3, Andrew Ure Hall, 1-4 Parsonage Row, High Street, G1 1PU. Find Andrew Ure Hall on our Campus Map


How do I get to the campus?

From Glasgow Airport

The Glasgow Airport Express Bus (number 500) leaves every 10 minutes from the front of the terminal building for the City Centre. The journey takes around 25 minutes and a single journey will cost around £8. Taxis also leave from the front of the terminal. The journey will cost around £25.

From Buchanan Bus Station

The campus is a 10-minute walk or around £6 in a taxi.

From Queen Street Railway Station

The campus is a 10-minute walk or around £6 in a taxi.

From Central Railway Station

The campus is a 15-minute walk or around £7 in a taxi.

By car

From the south (M74/M73) or the north (M80), join the M8 (Glasgow). Leave it at junction 15, signposted Cathedral, go straight ahead on Stirling Road to the T–junction, and turn left into Cathedral Street.

For Andrew Ure Hall, G1 1PU

Continue along Cathedral Street until you come to the T-junction. Turn right into Castle Street/High Street. In less than half a mile, Andrew Ure Hall will be on your left-hand side. There are some car parking spaces at AUH for dropping you off. A pay and display car park is available at Duke Street - see Campus Map

For the Campus Village, G4 0NL

Turn right in to Collins Street. Access to the campus village is only for dropping you off. For longer stays, a pay and display car park is available on Collins Street - see Campus Map 

Arriving early

If you're arriving before our welcome weekend, please note that unfortunately we are unable to allow early entry into the halls.

However as we are based within Glasgow city centre there are a number of temporary accommodation options within the city centre, some are listed:

Please note that accommodation in Glasgow near welcome weekend may be busy so it is a good idea to book in advance. 

Arriving after the 12th September

Please arrive between 9am and 5pm - contact us if this is not possible.

Campus Village

If you're staying in a Campus Village Residence please go to Accommodation Services 

Andrew Ure Hall

If you're in Andrew Ure Hall go directly to the Office, Flat B3, Andrew Ure Hall. Hours of opening are 9am till 5pm.

Please be aware that the Andrew Ure office closes 1pm to 2pm daily. If you arrive after 5pm or on a weekend, when the Andrew Ure office is closed, you will find a notice in the Office window stating the Student Assistant is on duty and which flat you will find them.

Please try to arrive before 8pm where possible or, if you will be later please contact us at least 48 hours in advance.