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Studying at St Mary's University?

St Mary's University offers a great university experience. Find out why our Arbury Court residents love studying there.

University Experience

St Mary’s is located in a leafy suburban campus with a quick commute to the buzzing community of Kingston, Twickenham and London. Established in 1850 St Mary’s University has grown to around 6,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students across the four academic Schools with the main campus on Waldegrave Road.

There are a number of subjects to study at St Mary’s from creative arts to sports and health science. Around a third of the offering is dedicated to teacher education and there is a growing number of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in subjects such as Sport, Drama, Theology and Business.

Campus facilities include state-of-the-art resources to support students in their studies. This includes a professional standard media production suite to cover all aspects of filmmaking, TC production, radio and online broadcasting. There are dedicated laboratories, from a biosciences lab to a sport rehabilitation suite and an array of sports facilities, such as sports centres, grass pitches and athletics track.

Alumni include Mo Farah, four-time Olympic champion athlete, Clara Amfo, Radio 1 DJ and Joe Wicks, fitness coach, television presenter and author.

Student life at Kingston University

The Student’s Union runs various events and activities including conferences, balls and guest speakers. There are loads of clubs or societies to join from football, table tennis, dance and ultimate frisbee.

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St Mary's University is easily reached by buss. With campuses located close to the city centre, traveling is easy with regular buses and also trains into London in under 20 minutes.

    Your home in Kingston

    Arbury Court Kingston is on the doorstep of London with a free shuttle bus to Kingston University. Feel at home with a vibrant student community and friendly team, all in a modern set up.

    Benefit from a gym, courtyard and regular events to meet other residents, from quiz nights, cocktail classes and yoga there is loads to get involved in.

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