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This contact form is for CURRENT STUDENTS HOLDING AN OFFER TO STUDY HERE ONLY. Any prospective student looking for admissions information should go to: Choose a topic below related to your question. Your query will be directed to the team described below and we will endeavour to respond to your query as soon as possible. If your query is urgent, please contact the relevant team directly. Responses through this enquiry form can take up to 2 weeks.

Please note that if you do not currently hold an offer to study at the University of Edinburgh, your query will not be answered through using this enquiry form. You should instead direct your enquiry to the Student Recruitment and Admissions enquiry form:

Submit button below, or otherwise if your question is on another topic not mentioned in the above list, please see our full list of University department contacts:

*please note: if your query is academic related, you should contact your school.programme directly. 


Top 6 Tasks - for all students  (detailing what you need to do to become a student and when you need to do it)

Essential Getting Started Guide - for all students planning to arrive in September (goes through everything you need to do/know beforehand)

Welcome Week - download the University of Edinburgh events app to find out about everything that is happening and plan what you are going to attend


For other student support services:

Accommodation, Catering & Events (University accommodation)

The Advice Place 

Campus Maps  

Careers Service

Card Services

Chaplaincy Centre

Edinburgh Global

Edinburgh University Students' Association

English Language Education


Institute for Academic Development

IT and Computing


Scholarships & Student Funding


Sport and Exercise

Sports Union

Student Administration

Student Counselling Service

Student Disability Service

Tuition Fees



University Health Centre


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