New Students

Welcome to the University of Edinburgh!

There are lots of things to consider when becoming a student and this website should make it easier for you to find all of the information about how to prepare for your next step and also additional information and resources to help you get ready nearer to your start date. We look forward to welcoming you soon! 

Information, guidance and advice for new students studying an online degree

Online Students Section

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Information on the vaccinations you require before starting University, seeking healthcare, disability support and accessing other health services in Scotland 

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Guidance on all aspects of student money management; fees, funding, budgeting and banking. 

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Advice on how you can help your new student transition successfully into university.