New Students

Getting Started Guides

A collection of basic guides with information and advice on how to 'get started' as a student at the University of Edinburgh. This information is essential for students immediately before your first few weeks of study with us.

Essential Getting Started Guide 2017/2018

The University of Edinburgh 'Essential Getting Started Guide' is for all new students starting within the 2017/2018 academic year.

Online Learner Getting Started Guide 2017/2018

The Online Learner Getting Started Guide is specifically for any student studying at a distance within the 2017/2018 academic year.

International Arrival Guide September 2017

This guide is specifically for all international, visiting and exchange students arriving in September 2017.

Student Safety Guides

Police - here to help
These guides give advice to domestic and international students on staying safe during your time at the University of Edinburgh

Student Services: Here to Help Guide 2017

This guide provides an overview of the wide range of support the University of Edinburgh offers.

IT and Library Guide 2017

A brief guide to the IT and library services on offer at the University of Edinburgh.

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