To make the most of your time at university take part in sport or volunteer, find things to do in Edinburgh or start a charity appeal. Find listings of sports clubs, entertainment and things to do.

Sport and Exercise

Sport and Exercise caters to a diverse range of users from occasional exercisers to international athletes and is split into four distinct units: The Pleasance sports centre, FASIC physiotherapy, Peffermill playing fields, Firbush outdoor centre.


Volunteering and the Edinburgh Student Charities Appeal. Find an opportunity, develop your skills, gain awards and recognition.


Guides to entertainment in Edinburgh including our own Student's Association website, a rich resource for all students. Also link to Timeout, Lonelyplanet and The Skinny Guide to the Edinburgh Festival.

Top 10 things to do in Edinburgh

Enjoy a fantastic night out with friends in Edinburgh to sample the local hospitality and delicacies or get out of the city to see other parts of Scotland. We bring you suggestions by your fellow alumni who graduated from Edinburgh over the past 40 years. Have you ticked off all of these experiences?