New Students

University of Edinburgh Events App

The University of Edinburgh Events app is an easy way for you to browse all of the information and events for new students throughout your first year.

Getting Started Guide & Events 2021-22

New Students

Find your new student guide in the University of Edinburgh Events app

The guide brings together a collection of event details, to-do lists, useful web pages and general advice to prepare you for the start of your studies.

Use the app to build your own schedule and personalised to-do list before you arrive, when you start and beyond.


1. Download the app by searching for any of the following words: 'Edinburgh Events' or 'Edinburgh University events' on the Google Play or Apple App store. Alternatively, you can use the web version of the guide in your browser by clicking the Web version button.

2. Search for the guide Getting Started Guide & Events 2021-2022 in the featured section (no passphrase is required)

3. Find information to help you get prepared, as well as Welcome Week and school induction events. More events will be added throughout August, so if you can’t find what you are looking for make sure you check back.

Booking onto events

Many events will require you to register, or book a place – you can do this by clicking the sign-up link at the bottom of the event under "WEB PAGES".

Error message

If you are using the Guidebook Web Version, you may see the message "You can only register for sessions within the App. Download the app here"

Please ignore this - you can register for events by clicking the link under "WEB PAGES". This is often preceded by the words "Book your place" or "Sign up here"


Google Play App Store Web version

The app is compatible with iOS, Android, Blackberry 10+, and Amazon Kindle. If you are using a desktop computer, Windows Phones or other unsupported devices you can access the guide on your web browser by clicking the Web version button.


Privacy Policy

The University of Edinburgh Events app is developed by Guidebook, an independent third party. For more information on the app and personal data, see our Privacy Policy page.

University of Edinburgh Events App Privacy Policy on the Student Recruitment and Admissions website


Accessibility Statement

University of Edinburgh Events app accessibility statement