Activities and Events
Find out about the activities and events you can get involved in at the University of Edinburgh.
This page has all the information you need on activities and events at the University, from online self-isolating activities such as designing your own plant pot, and how to use the library, to small walking groups and welcome events in person.
You may have to self-isolate on arrival in Edinburgh which can be a challenging experience. We are here to support you, and the pages below have information on activities, events and guidance on managing your time in self-isolation.
Download the UoE Events app
The University of Edinburgh Events app is an easy way for you to browse all of the information and events taking place throughout the year. Search the app for 'self-isolation activity' to find online events held for you while isolating.
The Students 2021-2022 guide within the app brings together a collection of event details, guides, web pages, checklists, tips, and general advice to help students learn what is happening at the University.
Most helpfully, this app comes with lots of features to make it easier to navigate the events and activities available, including the option to build your own activities schedule, find information on students support services and different networking groups so that you will always be able to meet new people.
How to download
The app is compatible with iOS, Android, Blackberry 10+, and Amazon Kindle. Download the app by searching for any of the following words: 'Edinburgh Events' or 'Edinburgh University events' on the Google Play or Apple App stores.
If you are using a desktop computer, Windows Phones or other unsupported devices you can still access the guide by a web browser.