Getting Started Guides
A collection of basic guides with information and advice on how to 'get started' as a student at the University of Edinburgh. This information is essential for students immediately before your first few weeks of study with us.
Essential Getting Started Guide 2017/2018
The University of Edinburgh 'Essential Getting Started Guide' is for all new students starting within the 2017/2018 academic year.
Online Learner Getting Started Guide 2017/2018
The Online Learner Getting Started Guide is specifically for any student studying at a distance within the 2017/2018 academic year.
International Arrival Guide January 2018
This guide is specifically for all international, visiting and exchange students arriving in January 2018.
Student Safety Guides
These guides give advice to domestic and international students on staying safe during your time at the University of Edinburgh
Student Services: Here to Help Guide 2018
This guide provides an overview of the wide range of support the University of Edinburgh offers.
IT and Library Guide 2017
A brief guide to the IT and library services on offer at the University of Edinburgh.
Next Getting Started Guide
The International Arrival Guide for the Academic Year 2015/16 is currently being updated and will be available for you to pick up when you arrive in September.