New Students


Find out about all of the events on offer as part of your University of Edinburgh Welcome Week 2017 and throughout the year!

As a new student attending Welcome Week, you will have the opportunity to find out everything you need to know about your academic life from attending the events held by your school, but there are also hundreds of additional events organised to help you meet others, get to know the city and find out about anything that concerns or interests you. 

Additionally, if you are a new student starting before or after Welcome Week, there are also lots of events regularly held to help you get started as a new student throughout the year. 

Welcome Week - 11th - 15th September 2017

Find out about the events on offer as part of the University of Edinburgh Welcome Week, taking place from Monday 11th September to Friday 15th September 2017

Events throughout the year

Throughout the year various offices in the University run events for students intended to help you settle into academic and community life here, helping you get the most out of your studies.

Related links

Arriving in Edinburgh

Semester dates

Edinburgh University Students' Association: What's On