Undergraduate study - 2024 entry

Access to Creative Education in Scotland (ACES)

Access to Creative Education in Scotland (ACES) is a Widening Participation project for eligible pupils in years S4-6 who attend a state school in the south east of Scotland. The project is aimed at students interested in studying a visual creative subject such as art, design or architecture at university.

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ACES Edinburgh

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The ACES Teams works between different University buildings as well as from home. You can best reach us via email and the work phone.


  • Monday - Friday:
    09:00 - 17:00

    We run out-of-hours events which may impact availability.

ACES is run in collaboration with Reach: Scotland, a project managed by five universities throughout Scotland (the University of Aberdeen; the University of Dundee; the University of Edinburgh; the University of Glasgow; and the University of St Andrews), and funded by the Scottish Funding Council. The University of Edinburgh is responsible for the delivery of Reach in the south east of Scotland.