Residence Life
Residence Life Logo coloured beams depicting the wellness wheel


Get a feel for the activities you can expect when living with us.

Our activities  

Living in our accommodation offers more than just a comfy bed and a good Wi-Fi connection. From day one, and all year long, we organise activities to help you connect with people and find common ground. You can expect a hybrid of in-person and online events, always planned with safety and inclusivity in mind.

Get involved  

Residence Life wellness wheel eight programming categories
Residence Life Wellness Wheel

The majority of our activities are organised and promoted locally by your RA team. See notice boards around site to stay updated and join your site Facebook group via our Facebook Page. 

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We also have a calendar of activities that are open to people from all sites, which we promote on the University of Edinburgh Events app, as well as our social media so download, connect and get involved. 

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Check out our monthly event schedule to participate in events across our sites.

Monthly Event Schedule


Our philosophy

We've been shaping student communities for over 20 years, and our expertise in student development theory means that our programmes are designed to enrich all parts of student life. You can learn more about our wellness wheel and programming framework below. 

Residence Life Programming Framework