Information about the University services available and relevant to new students
The support the University provides for students goes far beyond academia. Learning and education has to happen alongside everything else in a student's life, and the University recognises that providing support for all aspects of a student's life can make for a better and more productive University experience.
The Advice Place
Edinburgh University Students' Association
Edinburgh University Students' Association aims to make every student's experience the best it can be through their student-focused facilities across campus, by holding events throughout the year, organising student representation and providing helpful support and guidance, such a The Advice Place.
Help with English language skills
The University Information Services offers a lot of help with computing, e-learning and also on using the libraries and are available to contact 24 hours a day with a technical issue.
Support for financial difficulties
If you experience unexpected financial difficulty during your time at the University, there are a number of resources at the University there to help and advise.
The University has gathered helpful information and resources online to help with coping with change, building resistance and dealing with culture shock.