Location: Ayr Campus: UWS Ayr

Course: Junior Vacation Course
Course length: 1-5 weeks
Dates: Saturday  2nd July 2016 –
Sunday 31st July 2016
Start Date: Any Sunday
Age: 11-17 years
Places Available: 185

Ayr Campus – UWS AyrUWS Ayr Campus, courtesy Renzo Mazzolini

The Campus is set in 20 acres of parkland bordering the River Ayr, the campus is self-contained. Campus Facilities include state of the art teaching and learning spaces, sports hall, refectory, and computing labs. It is an innovative learning environment for all students.

The University’s in-house catering team provides a range of high quality meals and refreshments. The Atrium is complemented by a contemporary coffee bar that overlooks the River Ayr.

Here’’s what’s on offer at the campus

  • The Ayr Campus is situated one mile from Ayr town centre
  • Classrooms are light and airy and conducive to learning
  • High quality Scottish and European food
  • Single en-suite rooms
  • Indoor and outdoor sports facilitiesHalls of Residence
  • Modern and spacious buildings in an extensive campus
  • Excellent arts & crafts and recreation areas
  • Safe and secure environment
  • 24hour CCTV surveillance


With 200 bed spaces, the provision will include en-suite student bedrooms with communal kitchen/living facilities. The rooms provide space for a larger than average bed, a desk and carefully planned storage. Student lounges and laundry are also be contained within the residences. All open plan spaces and communal areas within the building benefit from clear views in and out through glazed facades.

The new UWS Ayr campus offers students the opportunity to experience an exceptional academic environment in a truly unique setting.Students, UWS Ayr

Useful Information

  • Damage deposit of £40 payable on arrival
  • All students receive an Information pack and ID card
  • Bed linen changed weekly
  • Apartments cleaned daily
  • Internet access onsite
  • Laundry room

Airport transfers times

  • Edinburgh Airport – approximately 2 hours
  • Glasgow Airport – approximately 1 hour
  • Prestwick Airport – approximately 15 minutes