Welcome to SRUC Riverside, Ayr

The campus is located on a state-of-the-art campus on the riverside, right in Ayr town centre. The campus is shared with the University of the West of Scotland and has excellent road and rail links, with easy access to nearby airports and ferry terminals.

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For campus library information and opening hours please visit our library pages.

All our campuses have accessible (gender-neutral) toilets available, as well as a 'quiet room' with useful information, leaflets and time out activities for students who need a quiet space. 

Sports facilities

The campus houses a gym hall and fitness suite, and a range of outdoor activities are available in the surrounding area, including hiking, hill walking, horse riding, water sports and golf. The town hosts a number of sports clubs covering a variety of sports such as rugby, football, cricket curling, diving, athletics and ice hockey. 

Campus accommodation

Find out about the different kinds of available student accommodation.

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Open days

During our online open days you can talk to course tutors and students and find out why studying at SRUC is such a unique experience.

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Virtual Experience

We've created a Virtual Experience platform for students where you can find great videos and examples of what it’s like to study our courses, along with campus and facility tours.

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Find out more about all of the courses we have on offer at SRUC.

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