New Students

Essential Getting Started Guide 2018/2019

The University of Edinburgh 'Essential Getting Started Guide' is for all new students starting within the 2018/2019 academic year.

Essential Getting Started Guide 2018/19 PDF 

This guide provides practical advice and information to ensure you are fully prepared to start as a new student.

Please note: not all content is relevant for exchange/visiting or Erasmus students starting in January. Please see information on Top 6 Tasks and January Induction for specific information. 

Essential Getting Started Checklist 2018/19 PDF 

This checklist lists out essential tasks you need to do before you arrive and also when you start in order to become a student.