College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Contact the College Office

Where we are and how to get in touch with us: via online chat, email, or phone. Read on for full details of each option.

The College Office provides administrative support to the Vice-Principal, Deans and Associate Deans on academic matters and financial and HR related management.  The College Office is located at 55 George Square in the University's central area.

The College Office also includes central admission and administrative offices for undergraduate and postgraduate students in the College  located at 57-60 George Square. Contact details for our student offices can be found below.

The College Office is open Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. PLease note that access and availabity may vary due to Covid-19 restrictions. 

Map of the central area showing the College Office

Undergraduate Admissions Office

***UPDATE FOR  INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE APPLICANTS 8 JULY 2024 - PLEASE NOTE THAT WE ARE CURRENTLY PROCESSING THE IB RESULTS THAT WE RECEIVED TODAY. AS SUCH, PLEASE DO NOT CONTACT US REGARDING YOUR RESULTS - DECISIONS WILL BE AVAILABLE VIA THE UCAS HUB AS SOON AS POSSIBLE***

The Undergraduate Admissions Office's online chat support is typically available Monday to Friday, 10am-4pm.

The Undergraduate Admissions Office is open Monday to Friday 9am-5pm. 

We offer a phone service Monday to Friday 10am-4pm

Please note that we have limited ability to accommodate walk-in appointments over July and August 2024. As such, it would be advisable to contact us via telephone or live chat in the first instance - we can then advise on available times if a visit to our office is still required.

Undergraduate Admissions Office

  • College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Contact details

Address

Street

The University of Edinburgh
57 George Square

City
Edinburgh
Post Code
EH8 9JU

 

Postgraduate Admissions Office

The Postgraduate Admissions Office is open Monday to Friday 9am-5pm. You can visit us on campus during those times. 

Alternatively, you can contact us via live chat or telephone.

Restricted opening times and office closures: July and August 2024

Please note that we have limited ability to accommodate walk-in appointments over July and August 2024. We will also be closed on Fridays in July and August.

During this time it would be advisable to contact us via telephone or live chat in the first instance - we can then advise on available times if a visit to our office is still required.

Office closure: Wednesday 31 July

The Postgraduate Admissions Office will be closed on 31 July for staff training. We will not be available on email, live chat, telephone or in-person on this day.

Contact us via online chat

The Postgraduate Admissions Office's online chat support is available Monday, Wednesday and Friday 10am-4pm.

Contact us via telephone

We offer a phone service on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10am-4pm. 

Postgraduate Admissions Office

  • College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Contact details

Address

Street

The University of Edinburgh
57 George Square

City
Edinburgh
Post Code
EH8 9JU

Enquiries about visas and Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies (CAS)

Please note that the Postgraduate Admissions Office is only able to provide information relating to your application to study at Edinburgh.

If you have a query about how to apply for a visa or how to get a Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies (CAS) number, please contact the Student Immigration Service:

Student Immigration Service

 

Visiting Student Office

The Visiting Student Office deal with enquiries regarding

  • Study Abroad opportunities with the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences,
  • Exchange opportunities with the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences.   

The Visiting Student Office does not deal with enquiries regarding

  • undergraduate degree applications,
  • undergraduate degree programmes,
  • postgraduate degree applications,
  • postgraduate degree programmes.

If your enquiry is about a full-time undergraduate or postgraduate degree programme (for example, BA, BScMA, LLB, MSc, PhD), please contact one of our colleagues above.

The Visiting Student Office is open Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm.

Visiting Student Office

  • College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Contact details

Address

Street

The University of Edinburgh
57 George Square

City
Edinburgh
Post Code
EH8 9JU

 

Postgraduate Research Student Office

The Postgraduate Research Student Office is open Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm.

Postgraduate Research Student Office

  • College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Contact details

Address

Street

The University of Edinburgh
57 George Square

Post Code
EH8 9JU

 

Academic and Student Administration Office

The Academic and Student Administration Office is open Monday to Friday 9am-5pm.

Academic and Student Administration Office

  • College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Contact details

Address

Street

The University of Edinburgh
1st Floor, 57 George Square

City
Edinburgh
Post Code
EH8 9JU

General Enquiries

General enquiries can be directed to CAHSSReception.Team@ed.ac.uk. College Office Reception is open Monday to Friday 9am-4pm. 

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