Coronavirus (Covid-19) updates for staff and students


Covid-19 related information and guidance for University of Edinburgh staff.

Latest updates for staff

These Covid-19 webpages for staff have been updated to reflect the latest government and University guidance. Where changes have been made, these will be timestamped accordingly. 

Staff are encouraged to keep up to date by regularly reading this dedicated information on staff and employment matters, additional guidance for managers and the additional information on managing Covid-19 and the on campus safety measures in place.


Impact on employment policies

Information for staff around caring responsibilities, absence reporting and vaccination.

On-campus, home and hybrid working

Information and guidance for staff around working arrangements.

Support and guidance

Information and resources to support staff.

Additional guidance for managers

Guidance for managers including recording absences, managing staff who are working on campus, recruitment and on-boarding new staff.

Supporting students

Information and guidance for staff in teaching or student support roles.