Edinburgh provides an ideal environment for exchange amongst Classicists, young and old.

HCA Classics Society

The University’s popular student-run Classics Society organises regular daytrips, seminars and social events throughout the year.

Classics Society website

Classics Society on Facebook


Literacy Through Latin ourganises outreach projects to local primary schools, introducing the world of Classics to students who would otherwise not have the opportunity to do so and using short, fun lessons to broaden vocabulary by using Latin to show how many of English words have Latin roots.

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Staff in Classics are actively involved in a number of classical societies based in Scotland.