There are 6 essential tasks that every student coming to the University to study must complete both 'before you arrive' and 'when you start' in order to start your studies at the University of Edinburgh
All of the following tasks require part of it to be started before you arrive at the University and part of it to be finished when you start. Each task is explained below with further information about how to complete each one.
Matriculation is the process by which you officially enrol at the University. There are four steps that every student needs to complete and an additional step for any student coming from outside the UK/EU/EEA.
The University requires that you have an up-to-date University student card on you at all times. This card serves as your official student ID, your library card and door access control card, as well as identification to benefit from various ‘student discounts’.
You are encouraged to register with a local doctor in order to get health care. It is important to look after yourself, both physically and mentally, and know where to go if you need medical assistance.