Edinburgh Local

Coronavirus (Covid-19) updates

For the latest information and advice see: Coronavirus updates

House with stay safe message - Caymia via Getty Images

Information about the University of Edinburgh's work with the local community around Covid-19, how staff and students can help, and how community partners can get in touch.

Southside and Central Community Clean-up

Our staff and students are working with communities on a variety of interesting projects. Find out what's going on across the city. 

Gaelic in the community

Do you have an idea that will change communities in and around Edinburgh for the better? Apply for our Community Grant scheme.

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We have many facilities available to Edinburgh residents, even if you do not have a direct connection to the University. These range from gym membership at Sport & Exercise to a wide range of evening classes and short courses.  

Widening Participation group

We are in the process of refreshing our Community Engagement Strategy. Find out how you can get involved.

Queensferry crossing

Our aim is to work with partners to establish the region as the data capital of Europe, attracting investment, fuelling entrepreneurship and delivering inclusive growth.