Coronavirus (Covid-19) updates for staff and students


Covid-19 related information and guidance for University of Edinburgh staff, including new information for preparing for Semester 1.

Staff are strongly 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 health, safety and travel.

Informing the University if you're self-isolating

Please let the University know if you (or someone you line manage) are self-isolating and/or have tested positive for Covid-19.

Covid-19 reporting

Pay and employment policies

Information for University staff related to pay, annual leave, absence reporting and childcare.

On-Campus, Home, Remote and Hybrid Working

Information and guidance for staff around working arrangements due to the Covid-19 outbreak.

Support and guidance

Information and resources to support staff including health and wellbeing, visa and immigration and support for research staff.

Additional guidance for managers

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

Information for teaching staff

Information and resources for University teaching staff who are preparing for Semester 1 2020/21.

Supporting students

Information for staff on how we will be supporting our students going forward, including updates on the services available.