Prepare for University
Information on useful resources and information to help you to get fully prepared and ready to start University
From July onwards, it is time to start imaging yourself as a new student to the University of Edinburgh. We are looking forward to welcoming you in September, wherever you are in the world.
As you prepare for University it can feel a bit overwhelming as you may have no idea where to start! These helpful resources will provide key information for the academic year 2020/2021, to help you get fully prepared and ready to start University.
What to do next:
Join the official New Students Facebook Group:
Read the information to help you prepare in the Getting Started Guides:
Download the UoE Events App:
New Students Events App (information about the University and Edinburgh from July until mid-August)
Complete the Top 6 Tasks that are outlined in the Getting Started Guides:
Join lots of 'How-To' online sessions on every topic that you may want to know more about
Use the 'UoE Events App' to organise what induction activities you want to attend during Welcome Week and beyond
New Students Events App (all induction activities will launch on the app from mid-August)
In the meantime please remember to keep an eye on your emails for further university communications. Also once you receive a student email address you may start receiving other information via your university inbox account.