Students and staff are invited to the switching-on of the Christmas tree lights in Old College quadrangle.
The University Choir and the Edinburgh Salvation Army band will provide seasonal musical entertainment.
The festivities will take place on Tuesday (22 November). Entertainment will start at 4.45pm, with the Principal switching-on the Christmas tree lights at 5pm.
Mulled wine and mince pies will be served.
It is now the fourth year a tree has been installed at Old College.