Information for parents
Edinburgh. Extraordinary futures await.

How will the University support them?

We endeavour to support students fully throughout their time with us.

Whether your son or daughter has academic or personal difficulties, the University provides a wide range of advice and facilities to help find a solution.

Out-of-hours student support 


For family, friends and supporters of students:

If you would like to inform us of an emergency situation relating to a University of Edinburgh student or prospective student, please call Security on 0131 650 2257 and they can direct you to the appropriate support.