School of GeoSciences

Undergraduate Students

The following page provides useful information for undergraduate students in the School of GeoSciences including handbooks and timetables, contact information and FAQ's.

Undergraduate students first point of contact for any pastoral care issues is your Student Support Coordinator. If you need to advise staff of a pastoral care concern, please contact Cathy Campbell/Katy McPhail if you are enrolled on a Geography degree programme or Emma Latto for those on Earth Sciences or Ecological and Environmental Sciences degree programmes.

Cathy Campbell

Office Hours: Monday to Wednesday

Contact details

Address

Street

School of GeoSciences
The University of Edinburgh

City
Edinburgh
Post Code
EH8 9XP

Katy McPhail

Office Hours: Wednesday to Friday

Contact details

Address

Street

School of Geosciences
The University of Edinburgh

Post Code
EH8 9XP

Emma Latto

Contact details

Address

Street

School of GeoSciences
The University of Edinburgh

City
James Hutton Road
Post Code
EH9 3FE

 

Inductions

Details of events in Welcome Week delivered by the School of GeoSciences.

Expectations

The University has set forth expectations for both staff and students.

Handbooks & timetables

Students can view their own personal timetable on the MyEd timetable viewer.

Student Representation and Committees

Information on Student-Staff Liaison Committees, student representatives, class representatives and details of feedback initiatives in the School.

Your opinion

We value your opinion to ensure we are offering valuable teaching experience.

Peer Support

GeoPALS is a Peer Assisted Learning scheme by students for students to enhance student support and experience.

Feedback and marking

We aim for set turnaround times for feedback and marking, with clear guiding principles and standards.

Plagiarism

The University has strict regulations on plagiarism. We recommend that you familiarise yourself with plagiarism regulations, prevention and misconduct procedures.

Library, computing and transport

The university has a number of other services and resources available to students.

Degree Programme Transfers

Occasionally, students may decide that they wish to change the degree programme for which they were first admitted to the University. In such cases normally the student should first contact their Student Support Team/Personal Tutor who will be able to advise them whether a change of programme is possible.

Bursaries, Awards and Prizes

This page contains links to pages which give details about bursary schemes and awards that you may wish to apply for.

How we communicate with you

Information about how we may contact you with news and information.

Academic Support

Academic and pastoral support for students provided by the School of GeoSciences.

Contacts

Roles and contact details for Teaching Organisation staff involved in Undergraduate porogrammes.

Undergraduate contacts

Past Exam Papers

Access to past exam papers on the University Library web pages.

Past papers

Related Links

University information for new students

University Support Services