Coronavirus (Covid-19) updates for staff and students

Health, safety and travel

General advice and support for all students and staff including information on University services, health and self-isolation, travel and official resources.

Cases of Covid-19

What to do if you think you, or someone else, might have Covid-19.

Hygiene and safety measures

How to protect yourself and others, including on-campus safety measures and information for those with shielding status.

Travel advice

Guidance on government travel restrictions, University travel and fieldwork.


Testing for Covid-19.

Covid-19 reporting (staff)

Guidance for staff who are required to self-isolating and/or have tested positive for Covid-19.

Self-isolation support (students)

Guidance, advice and support for students self-isolating.

Intention to travel (students)

Students who need to return to Edinburgh for a specific reason can complete the Intention to Travel form to receive confirmation that your reason for travel is legitimate.


Information about the Covid-19 vaccination programme.