Student Systems

About us

Find out about who we are and how we support the University’s key student systems.

Our systems and data

We develop, maintain and support the University’s core student and administrative systems, and offer guidance on how to use our data.

Our expertise

Our team has expertise in operations, support, software training, administration, IT development and testing, business analysis, data management and surveys.

Our director

Lisa Dawson is currently leading the Student Systems and Administration Directorate within the University of Edinburgh.

Student Systems Partnership (secured)

Contact details for individual members of our team.

Student Record Operations (secured)

Contact details for individual members of our team.

IT Services

We provide IT services for colleagues based in Old College.


The Student Systems Board oversees our development to ensure our strategic priorities align with those of the University.