SRUC Barony, Dumfries
Welcome to SRUC Barony
SRUC barony is set within a working 260 hectare estate, situated in the rolling landscape of Dumfries and Galloway in South West Scotland. Download our travel guide below for help getting to Barony by car, train, bus and taxi.
Conferences & events
Our cost-effective facilities at SRUC Barony can accommodate small meetings right up to conferences for 400, as well as indoor and outdoor exhibitions and events.
Our canteen, where you can find hot/cold meals, snacks and refreshments catering to all dietary requirements, has been newly refurbished, and is there for use throughout the day by all students, as well as being a dining hall in the evening for residents. We also have a Costa Coffee café.
Greenspace and outdoors
There is lots of scenic greenspace around the campus, including woodland walks and an orchard. We also have a quadrangle seating area with picnic benches and sunshades set around a Koi pond. We also have a football pitch for outdoor games. We are also conveniently located just a 5-minute drive to Forest of Ae which is one of the 7 Stanes Mountain Biking Centres, and are just a short 10-minute drive or bus ride bus to the centre of Dumfries.
We have a great library on campus where you can find books and research papers on every subject you will be studying with us. If we don’t have what you're looking for, our knowledgeable staff can source many books for you from other campus' and from online resources.
The gym hall is available to use for sports and events, with access to equipment such as badminton and football.
If you are in need of a bit of breathing space, or a space to chat with one of our Student Support staff, we have a comfortable quiet room for all students to use.
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