New Students

Welcome to the University of Edinburgh

Congratulations on accepting your offer to join the University this year!

These webpages will give you all of the information you need to feel adequately prepared to start your University journey. Check back regularly over the summer for the important updates on what you need to do and know as a new student.

Information on accommodation, things to do and know about the city and when to arrive.

Information on the systems you will use, the terms you will hear, the skills you will develop and how we support you.

Doctor and patient

Information on registering with a doctor, other NHS health services and wellbeing support at the University.

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Help your new student transition successfully into University.

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Information for students preparing to start their online degrees.