The University has a wide variety of accommodation largely within walking distance of the main University area in the city centre.
We guarantee an offer of university accommodation to:
We cannot guarantee to provide you with precisely the type of accommodation you might prefer.
Single semester Erasmus exchange students are not guaranteed University Accommodation, however please apply for Accommodation in case there is space available.
You should make your online application for your university accommodation once you have accepted your offer to study at Edinburgh.
You must accept your offer to study abroad in Edinburgh and apply for university accommodation by the following deadline:
If you do not meet the deadline, we will not be able to guarantee an offer of university accommodation.
Applications are made through your Accommodation Hub on the MyEd portal.
You will find answers to commonly asked application questions in the FAQs section:
Check out the range of university accommodation available and learn how to apply:
If you have any questions about your accommodation including your application or allocation, contact Accommodation Services:
The Move-in dates for university accommodation are:
We are currently unable to guarantee accommodation to single semester students from the EU. You may therefore be looking for accommodation in the Private Sector. Unfortuately there are various scams operating in the Private Sector so please note the following advice and guidance.