Programme Overview

Saints Golf is the Performance Golf Programme at the University of St Andrews. The programme is open to all players at the University who have a desire to combine competitive golf with their academics

Upon payment of a membership fee players will have access to:

  • Weekly Competition
  • Representing the University in BUCS Competition (Match Play & Stroke Play)
  • Group Coaching
  • Team Clothing

From the Saints Golf membership a Performance Squad is selected, this will typically be 10-12 players each year and the chosen squad receive a full support package. Benefits include:

  • Individual Coaching Support
  • Full Access to the St Andrews Links Academy
  • Team Clothing & Bags
  • Physiotherapy Support
  • Sports Psychology
  • Tournament Expenses
  • Opportunity for travel abroad to tournaments/training camps

Prospective students who are interested in joining the programme are encouraged to contact the Director of Golf as soon as possible in their application process.

  • “Living, playing and studying here in the Home of Golf is a truly unique experience”
    David Watt – Director of Golf, University of St Andrews
  • “As a parent of a student presently attending St Andrews and playing for Saints Golf, I cannot imagine another University anywhere being able to offer a better golfing and educational experience than the one my son is receiving.”
    David McCarthy – Parent & 600 Club Member
  • “For over 600 years the town of St Andrews and the University of St Andrews have had a seamless partnership that celebrates the legacy, tradition, and values that bind them together. This standard of excellence is seen through the prism of the Golf Programme.”
    Dave Bonuccelli – David L Bonuccelli & Associates, 600 Club Member
  • “I am proud to support the golf program at the University of St Andrews. The Home of Golf is an iconic place where the history, values and the tradition of the game are intertwined with the culture of the town and the people who reside there.”
    Tom Ross – Managing Director of Raymond James & Associates, 600 Club Member