New Students

Learn about the essential and recommended IT set-up, including accessing your University email, connecting to wi-fi and getting Microsoft Office for free. Attend a Get Connected session in September where University staff can help with your IT set-up on your personal devices.

University of Edinburgh Student Blog

Interested in finding out what it’s like to live and study at one of the oldest universities in the world? Here in our student blogs you will find a range of ever-expanding content about life at the University; from societies and studying, to internships and living in the city of Edinburgh. 

University of Edinburgh Student Blogs

This section provides information for parents and guardians of students who are beginning their studies at the University of Edinburgh

This section provides staff with resources about the annual Gearing Up conferences organised by the Induction Team

New and prospective students may wonder what the UK's vote to leave the EU means. The most updated news from the University of Edinburgh about this topic can be found on the University's News section.