• A Cappella Society

    We are a vibrant, diverse and fun society who represents all of our six wonderful A Cappella groups here at St Andrews.

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    Not categorised
  • Accommodation (Subcomm.)

    We exist to help all students in private flats or halls of residence with any problems they might encounter during their time in St Andrews.

    Category
    Student Community
  • Action for Muona

    AFM is a society that organises events to raise funds/awareness for poverty alleviation programs in an isolated and impoverished township, Muona in Malawi

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    Not categorised
  • Afro-Caribbean Society

    We share African and Caribbean cultures with our community through social, academic, and charitable events!

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    Not categorised
  • Alumni (Subcomm.)

    We connect our global alumni to St Andrews, and current students with alumni.

    Category
    Student Community
  • Amnesty International

    Amnesty International is a worldwide movement of people who campaign for internationally recognised human rights to be respected and protected for everyone.

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    Not categorised
  • Anthropology

    University of St. Andrews Anthropology Society | Inclusive + Passionate | Contact Us about Anthropology and Events!

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    Not categorised
  • Argentine Tango Society

    Argentine tango is a passionate, improvised dance that builds a connection between the dancers. At STAARTANGO you can attend our classes, workshops and social dances! Come and give tango a chance!

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    Not categorised
  • Armenian Society
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  • Art History

    A social, events-related society aimed at celebrating art and art history around the world.

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    Not categorised
  • Art Society

    As the University does not offer courses in fine arts, we the students step in to bridge that gap.

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    Not categorised
  • Astrology Society
    Category
    Faith
  • Astronomical Society

    If you love to learn about space, or just stare at the stars in awe, we're the society for you!

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    Not categorised
  • Aviation

    A society for all things aviation! Join us if you want to learn how to fly or if you're just interested in the vehicles that take us between the clouds!

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    Not categorised
  • Azerbaijan Society

    Azerbaijan Society aims to bring together students of the University interested in learning about Azerbaijani culture, language, history and cuisine.

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    Not categorised
  • Bacchae Society

    Salve omnes! Got an interest in Classics, Classical Studies, Classical Archaeology or Ancient History? We’re the society for you!

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    Not categorised
  • Ballroom & Latin American Dancing

    Competitive and Social Ballroom and Latin Dance

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    Not categorised
  • BAME Network (Subcomm.)

    We exist to provide a strong community, adequate resources, and effective support to the BAME students at the University.

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    Not categorised
  • Banking and Finance Society
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    Not categorised
  • Biology

    We run events for everyone interested in biology including pub quizzes, lectures, films and socials!

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    Not categorised
  • Biotech Society
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    Not categorised
  • Birding Society
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    Not categorised
  • Blood Donation Society

    We publicise and facilitate on-campus blood donation drives in collaboration with the NHS.

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    Not categorised
  • Book Club

    Book club is a welcoming and diverse society for anyone with an interest in reading.

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    Not categorised
  • Breakaway - Hill Walking

    We are St Andrews hillwalking club, and go hiking in the Scottish highlands every-other week. You should join us!

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    Not categorised
  • British Medical Association Society

    The British Medical Association Society of St Andrews is your official local university branch of the trade union and professional association for medical students and doctors throughout the UK.

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    Not categorised
  • Bubble Tea

    Enjoy Asian bubble tea and street food culture with us!

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    Not categorised
  • Bute Medical Society

    Established in 1915, the Bute Medical Society is one of St Andrews' oldest, largest and most active student societies.

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    Not categorised
  • Capoeira Society

    Capoeira is a Brazilian fighting style that combines the control of eastern martial arts with acrobatics and the fluidity of dance.

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    Not categorised
  • Catholic Society

    The University of St Andrews Catholic Society is open to all students within the University.

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    Not categorised
  • Celtic Society

    The University's Oldest society promoting Scottish Culture through Scottish Country Dance and Scottish Gaelic Language Classes.

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    Not categorised
  • Ceramics Society
    Category
    Activity and Recreation
  • Charities Campaign (Subcomm.)

    Our primary aim is to raise as much money as we possibly can for our three student nominated charities, and have just as much fun in the process. Last year, we raised over £100,000.

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    Charitable
  • Chemistry Society

    We are a student run society for the School of Chemistry. We welcome undergraduates, postgraduates and staff to a variety of fun and exciting events throughout the year. Join us for as little as £5.

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    Not categorised
  • Chess Society

    Welcome to the Chess Society!

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    Not categorised
  • Children of Rwanda

    This charity provides financial help to children and families in western Rwanda to cover education and healthcare costs. Our branch aims to raise money for and awareness of the charity.

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    Not categorised
  • Chinese Hongpao

    The Chinese Hongpao Society is not only for Chinese-speaking students. We are here for everyone.

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    Not categorised
  • Chinese Students & Scholars

    Chinese Students and Scholars Association aims to enrich Chinese students' academic and cultural life in St Andrews and to bridge cultural exchange between Chinese and international communities.

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    Not categorised
  • Coexistence Initiative
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    Not categorised
  • Coffee Society

    Stay Caffeinated

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    Not categorised
  • Comedy Soc

    The St Andrews Comedy Society is a society dedicated to promoting and nourishing all comedic talent in St Andrews.

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    Not categorised
  • Comedy Society
    Category
    Activity and Recreation
  • Community Relations (Subcomm.)

    We are the primary point of contact at the Students' Association for local residents.

    Category
    Student Community
  • Computing

    St. Andrews Computing Society exists to provide a social group for people interested in computers, as well as a support network for people who need technical help or are looking to undertake inte...

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    Not categorised
  • Conservative and Unionist Association

    St Andrews University Conservative Association (STAUCA) is the social and political home of conservatism in St Andrews. We are the largest and most active political society.

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    Not categorised
  • Consultancy

    Supporting the University of St Andrews students' interests and ambitions of exploring the consulting sector.

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    Not categorised
  • Coppafeel

    CoppaFeel St Andrews are on a mission to stamp out late detection of breast cancer in young people.

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    Not categorised
  • Craft Society

    We host and teach a variety of different crafts each week. Develop your crafty passion, or learn something new and creative!

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    Not categorised
  • Create Society

    This is a test society, sorry!

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    Activity and Recreation
  • Czech and Slovak Society

    The Czech and Slovak society aims to connect people and organize fun events to promote our culture.

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    Not categorised
  • Dance Club

    Dance Club is one of the largest and most diverse clubs within the university; there is something for everyone!

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    Not categorised
  • Darts Society
    Category
    Activity and Recreation
  • Debates (Subcomm.)

    Welcome to the University of St Andrews Union Debating Society: the oldest – and some might say the finest – of its kind, founded in 1794.

    Category
    Activity and Recreation
  • Democrats Oversees

    Democrats Overseas helps American citizens vote from abroad, hosts social and speaker events and raises awareness of political issues.

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    Not categorised
  • Design Team (Subcomm.)

    Whether its pixels or paper, the Design Team is here to be the creative force working with the St Andrews community.

    Category
    Arts, Media and Music
  • Dice

    A society for playing all kinds of tabletop games, including roleplaying games, wargames, boardgames and card games. We provide both a space of playing and a large collection of games!

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    Not categorised
  • Disney Society

    DisneySoc is a friendly, welcoming society that holds a range of Disney-themed events!

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    Not categorised
  • Doctor Who

    We are a friendly society who get together every second week to watch a few episodes of Doctor Who.

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    Not categorised
  • Dog Walking

    A society for all St Andrews dog lovers!

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    Not categorised
  • DreamWorks Society

    A Different Film Society.

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    Not categorised
  • Dyslexic Society of St Andrews
    Category
    Student Community
  • Economics Society

    St Andrews Economics Society is a student-run organisation directed towards supporting and promoting an interest in the pursuit of economics.

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    Not categorised
  • Effective Altruism St Andrews

    A group focused on using evidence and reason to do the most good possible.

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    Not categorised
  • Enactus St Andrews
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    Not categorised
  • Entrepreneurs Society

    Welcome to the St Andrews Entrepreneurs Society. Our goal is to promote and nurture entrepreneurship at the University of St Andrews and beyond.

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    Not categorised
  • Ents Crew (Subcomm.)

    Ents Crew power events. We're all student volunteers – most of us with no previous experience whatsoever. If you've ever thought a Union event looked cool, that was us.

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    Not categorised
  • Environment (Subcomm.)

    The Environment Subcommittee exists to help students live more sustainably and get involved in environmental projects around campus.

    Category
    Political and Campaigning
  • Equal Opportunities (Subcomm.)

    Our mission is to achieve the highest standards of equality so as to provide for a more open, safe, and accessible environment.

    Category
    Political and Campaigning
  • Feminist Society

    Promoting feminist causes in St Andrews, nationally, and internationally. representation • intersectionality • inclusivity

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    Not categorised
  • Filipino

    Filipino society connects filipinos together and aims to share the culture to anyone interested.

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    Not categorised
  • Film Society

    The official student film society of St. Andrews University. We get together weekly to watch films and socialise. Join us at a screening or pub night!

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    Not categorised
  • Fine Food and Dining Society

    We love food and want everyone to experience the best cuisine St Andrews has to offer.

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    Not categorised
  • Folk and Traditional Music

    Dedicated to playing and promoting folk and traditional music in and around the University of St Andrews!

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    Not categorised
  • For Her Project
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    Not categorised
  • Foreign Affairs Society

    The St Andrews Foreign Affairs Society is a dynamic organisation which aims to encourage the discussion of international politics.

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    Not categorised
  • French Society

    St Andrews French Society's aim is to promote and share with you the language, arts, literature, theatre, cuisine and culture of France with regular events throughout the year!

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    Not categorised
  • Friends of MSF

    Supporting Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF/Doctors Without Borders), who provide medical aid where it's needed most- staying true to its values of independence, neutrality, and impartiality.

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    Not categorised
  • Gaming Society

    GamingSoc is an active society, meeting regularly to both play and discuss a variety of video games, some non-gaming specific events, and competitive gaming in university esports leagues.

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    Not categorised
  • Geography

    GeogSoc is the University’s Geography Society! Fun social and academic events will provide you with opportunities to meet other geographers!

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    Not categorised
  • Geological Society

    The University of St Andrews Geological Society

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    Not categorised
  • Gilbert & Sullivan

    Do you love the performing arts? Imagine the halfway point between musical theatre and opera and you've got the idea!

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    Not categorised
  • Guide Dog
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    Not categorised
  • Hindu-Jain-Sikh-Society

    At Hindu Jain Sikh Society, we focus on celebrating the three religions and appreciating the culture of India at the University of St Andrews!

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    Not categorised
  • Hispanic

    We celebrate Hispanic culture and share our love of the Spanish language!

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    Not categorised
  • History

    The oldest and largest arts academic society. Our events give a voice to History students and allow them to get engaged with the world of academia in our subject.

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    Not categorised
  • Hong Kong
    Category
    Not categorised
  • Hong Kong Public Affairs and Social Services Society

    A society dedicated to raising awareness and encourage student discussion over public issues in Hong Kong.

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    Not categorised
  • Horror Society
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    Not categorised
  • Inklight Creative Writing Society

    We are Inklight, the University's Creative Writing Society! We welcome poets, prose writers, scriptwriters, and anything in-between.

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    Not categorised
  • Investment

    Founded in 2012, The University of St Andrews Investment Society is the largest student-run investment fund on-campus. We are open to all students, regardless of previous experience or degree path.

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    Not categorised
  • Irish Society
    Category
    Cultural
  • Italian Society

    ItalianSoc aims to promote Italian culture, language and food to St Andrews students

    Category
    Cultural
  • Japan

    Looking to learn more about or re-experience Japanese culture, but don't know where to start? Then you're at the right place!

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    Not categorised
  • Jazz Works

    St Andrews' student jazz society

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    Not categorised
  • Jewish

    We are the fun-loving, welcoming and friendly Jsoc at St Andrews. Our main events are Friday Night Shabbat dinners and bagel lunches on Tuesday. We also do other events including festival parties...

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    Not categorised
  • Just So

    The Just So Musical Theatre Society is dedicated to the promotion of musical theatre within both the town and the University of St Andrews.

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    Not categorised
  • Knitting

    We meet up regularly to knit together in coffee shops and have other social events with and without our knitting! Crocheters are also welcome, as many of us crochet just as much as knit.We have a...

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    Not categorised
  • Labour

    We strive to encourage and share our Labour values throughout our university; to create a fairer and more socially just campus; to participate in, campaign for and shape the National Labour Party.

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    Not categorised
  • Latin American/Raggaeton Society

    A Multicultural society which aims to promote the different cultures of all Latin American countries.

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    Not categorised
  • Law

    The Law Society is a platform for all students to discover more about US and UK law directly from international commercial firms and top US law schools

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    Not categorised
  • LGBT+ (Subcomm.)

    Saints LGBT+ is a social and wellbeing group dedicated to providing an open and safe environment for people in the LGBT+ community – and allies – within St Andrews.

    Category
    Student Community
  • Liberal Democrats
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    Not categorised
  • Lifers (Subcomm.)

    We are responsible for representing students who have entered University after a break from education or from a non traditional route.

    Category
    Student Community
  • Linen & Lace Society
    Category
    Activity and Recreation
  • Mackenzie General Practice

    GP Soc at St. Andrews is a society that aims to promote the importance of general practice within the medical community!

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    Not categorised
  • Madrigal Group

    Unaccompanied SATB choir who sing a range of music including madrigals, folk songs and contemporary choral music.

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    Not categorised
  • Malaysian

    St Andrews Malaysian International Group (SMIG) was established in 2009 with the purpose of wanting to deliver the Malaysian experience to our members by doing our best to showcase Malaysian hosp...

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    Not categorised
  • Management
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    Not categorised
  • Marrow

    A charitable society who raise awareness and funds for Anthony Nolan, a charity which aims to match people around the country to those who require bone marrow transplants. Please get involved!

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    Not categorised
  • Mary's Meals

    Mary's Meals Society St Andrews raise money for the Mary's Meals Charity, to reduce child hunger throughout the world.

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    Not categorised
  • Mathematical (SUMS)

    SUMS is the best way for you to indulge in a little bit of maths and make some friends along the way!

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    Not categorised
  • Mermaids (Subcomm.)

    Are you into theatre, comedy, musicals or any other performing arts? Want to show off your talents either on the stage or in the wings, or just see some fantastic shows? Welcome to Mermaids!

    Category
    Arts, Media and Music
  • Mindfulness

    Mindfulness sessions in order to cultivate greater levels of well-being amongst students, staff, and community members.

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    Not categorised
  • Model United Nations

    Debating and simulation society that offers any and all students to come and discuss topics from Brexit to Star Wars. Enthusiastic, accepting and generally good chat!

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    Not categorised
  • Motorsports Society
    Category
    Activity and Recreation
  • Music is Love (Subcomm.)

    At Music Fund we are dedicated to fostering the music scene in St Andrews, whether it be through organising gigs, providing funding for aspiring musicians, or working with other societies.

    Category
    Arts, Media and Music
  • Music Society

    One of the University’s oldest and largest societies, providing six student-run ensembles, regular concerts and social events.

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    Not categorised
  • Muslim / Islamic (STAMSA)

    STAMSA meets regularly for prayer and social events and is committed to charitable fundraising throughout the academic year!

    Category
    Not categorised
  • Neuroscience
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    Not categorised
  • Nutritank Society
    Category
    Not categorised
  • On The Rocks (Subcomm.)

    On The Rocks Festival is an entirely student-run arts festival incorporating art, photography, film, theatre, dance, fashion, music, and comedy.

    Category
    Arts, Media and Music
  • Oncology
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    Not categorised
  • One for the World
    Category
    Cultural
  • Opera

    We are a society for the performance, production and appreciation of opera.

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    Not categorised
  • Organ Donation

    Organ Donation Society is dedicated to raising awareness about the importance of donating your organs, and allowing people to see the amazing benefits it has on peoples lives.

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    Not categorised
  • Our Choice
    Category
    Not categorised
  • Persian Society

    Interested in immersion and spreading Persian Culture, Art, Music, Food, and more!

    Category
    Not categorised
  • Philosophy

    The Philosophy Society hosts weekly talks from leading academic philosophers, as well as discussion groups and social events throughout the year.

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    Not categorised
  • Photography
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    Not categorised
  • Physics

    PhySoc, the University of St Andrews' Physics Society, was formed to promote the understanding and enjoyment of physics.

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    Not categorised
  • Pokemon
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    Not categorised
  • Poker

    We run weekly poker tournaments in the Union, as well as a two day event in St Andrews during semester 2. All abilities welcome!

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    Not categorised
  • Polish

    he Polish Society at the University of St Andrews aims at promoting Polish culture and bring together those interested in Poland, creating an inviting space for everyone to enjoy.

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    Not categorised
  • Pool and Cue Sports Society
    Category
    Not categorised
  • Postgraduate Society (Subcomm.)

    We deal with postgraduate academic representation, wellbeing, and social event organisation.

    Category
    Student Community
  • Pre Med Society
    Category
    Academic and Education
  • Project Anime

    We watch anime.

    Category
    Not categorised
  • Protocol Magazine

    St Andrews' Student Human Rights Magazine

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    Not categorised
  • Psychiatry Society
    Category
    Academic and Education
  • Psychology and Neuroscience

    The Psychology & Neuroscience Society aims to bring together, entertain and support academically all those interested in Psychology and Neuroscience.

    Category
    Not categorised
  • Quidditch and Harry Potter Society

    A society for the appreciation of J.K Rowling's Harry Potter and the sport of quidditch.

    Category
    Not categorised
  • Rap and Hip Hop Society

    A Society that unites lovers of the most popular music genre in the world

    Category
    Arts, Media and Music
  • Refugee Action St Andrews

    Refugee Action St Andrews was started as a response to the plight of refugees and migrants in the UK and across Europe.

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    Not categorised
  • RockSoc

    Welcome to the RockSoc family! It’s great to have you here

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    Not categorised
  • Rural Land Management Society
    Category
    Not categorised
  • Russian

    The Russian Society of University of St Andrews is a union-affiliated society, dedicated to promoting and celebrating Russian culture, history, music and cuisine in Fife.

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    Not categorised
  • Sanskriti-South Asian
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    Not categorised
  • Save the Children

    We are a student group at the university that fundraises for the international children's charity, Save the Children!

    Category
    Not categorised
  • Science Fiction and Fantasy

    A society about sharing and discussing works of science fiction and fantasy

    Category
    Not categorised
  • Sexpression

    Sexpression St Andrews is a charitable organisation aimed at providing accessible and inclusive sex education to local schools and youth groups.

    Category
    Not categorised
  • Shimmy

    Salsa and Bachata Dance

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    Not categorised
  • Shire of Caer Caledon

    Welcome to the Shire of Caer Caledon! We're the university's medieval re-enactment society, home of fighting, feasts, and fun!

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    Not categorised
  • Singapore

    Congregation of people with even the slightest bit of singaporean in their blood.

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    Not categorised
  • Societies Committee (Subcomm.)

    We support the many and diverse societies of the Students' Association. The committee consists of 15 members who work to manage the administration for 150+ societies. throughout the year.

    Category
    Activity and Recreation
  • Springboks: South African Society

    We host cultural, social and political events for anyone interested in South Africa, whether South African or not.

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    Not categorised
  • St Andrews Engineering & Aerospace

    Workshops, competitions, industry talks, and more for students of all backgrounds looking to get into engineering or aerospace!

    Category
    Student Community
  • St Andrews University Christian Union

    SAUCU exists to give every student the opportunity to hear and respond to the good news of Jesus Christ

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    Not categorised
  • St Mary's College

    The St Mary's College Society is the society of Divinity students, offering various college events, charity events and also a ball once a year.

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    Not categorised
  • STAAG

    The St Andrews Adventure Group promotes outdoors experiences through trips in Scotland and around the world.

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    Not categorised
  • STAR Radio (Subcomm.)

    STAR is the one and only student radio station in St Andrews. We broadcast online at standrewsradio.com with live shows running from morning to midnight.

    Category
    Arts, Media and Music
  • Student Archaeology

    The Student Archaeology Society is a group for anyone and everyone who is passionate about archaeology!

    Category
    Not categorised
  • Students for Global Health

    A UK student network and registered charity tackling local and global health inequalities through education, advocacy and community social action

    Category
    Not categorised
  • Students for Independence

    STAUSFI is a pro-independence and pro-European society which hosts a wide variety of political and non-political events regarding Scottish politics, culture and history.

    Category
    Not categorised
  • Students For Life

    Students for Life aims to affirm and celebrate the dignity of life from conception until natural end.

    Category
    Not categorised
  • Surgical

    Surgical Society offers students surgical workshops, talks, and culminates every year in our National Conference!

    Category
    Not categorised
  • Sustainable Development

    Want to meet new people, learn about sustainable development, and discuss inclusive solutions to global issues? Join our society!

    Category
    Not categorised
  • SVS (Subcomm.)

    We assign volunteers, mainly from the student body of the University, to local projects in and around St Andrews.

    Category
    Charitable
  • Swing Dance St Andrews

    An inclusive community for swing dancers of all levels with weekly classes, practice sessions and socials.

    Category
    Not categorised
  • Taiwan Society
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    Not categorised
  • Taste of Asia
    Category
    Food and Drink
  • Tea

    Welcome to TeaSoc! Our key values are sharing happiness and celebrating different cultures, creating a sense of community over a cuppa. Everyone's welcome (and psssst, we have cake!)

    Category
    Not categorised
  • Teddy Bear Hospital

    We are a volunteer society promoting health education to primary kids

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    Not categorised
  • Testing Soc
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    Not categorised
  • Thai Society

    Welcome to Thai Society! Our committees are dedicated to provide the best experience for both Thais and non-Thai students who want to join us ^^

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    Not categorised
  • The 93% Club

    A society that is dedicated to improving the experience of state school students at the University of St Andrews.

    Category
    Not categorised
  • Uni Fitness
    Category
    Not categorised
  • UNICEF

    UNICEF St Andrews is a society dedicated to fundraising for UNICEF and raising awareness about the causes and efforts that UNICEF supports internationally.

    Category
    Not categorised
  • United Nations Association
    Category
    Not categorised
  • Wanderlust Society
    Category
    Student Community
  • Wellbeing (Subcomm.)

    We focus our efforts around mental health, sexual health, personal safety, and alcohol consumption, as well as Raisin Weekend, May Dip, and other University traditions.

    Category
    Student Community
  • Welsh Society
    Category
    Cultural
  • Wilderness Medicine Society
    Category
    Not categorised
  • Wildlife & Conservation

    We are a group of like-minded people who enjoy watching wildlife and learning about how to improve biodiversity through conservation.

    Category
    Not categorised
  • Women for Women International

    We are a charitable society that support and fundraise for Women for Women International through social and collaborative events.

    Category
    Not categorised
  • Women in Computer Science

    Women in Computer Science supports and encourages women in technology! We host a variety of events throughout the year with our amazing sponsors to promote women in technology.

    Category
    Not categorised
  • Yoga Society

    YogiSoc is a community yoga program for the University of St Andrews students. We run weekly yoga and meditation classes for students, as well as workshops and events.

    Category
    Not categorised

We have a total of 150 Societies affiliated to the Students' Association. They run all kinds of events, and cover almost anything you can think of. Use the filters below to explore the list! We also have 23 Union Subcommittees included in this list too, so that everything is in one place.

If you don't see what you're looking for, why not start your own?

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