Guidance for students on the current industrial action. 

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We understand that many of you may be worried about the cost of living crisis. We've outlined some of the advice and support available to you.

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Check out our New Students website where you'll find the information and resources you need to help you get ready to start University.  

Living in Edinburgh

Things to do and getting around Edinburgh. Help finding accommodation and childcare and what life is like for an international student in the city.

Find the latest news from across the University, or submit a story if you have something you would like to share with the student community.

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Every aspect of supporting you during your studies at the University of Edinburgh.

Whether you’re starting university or continuing your studies, there are lots of options and support available for finding somewhere to live.

Health and wellbeing

It's important to prioritise your health and wellbeing.

Money Fees and Finance

Find out about bank accounts, scholarships, funding and how to pay tuition fees. Access your student finance channel or get advice on debt problems.

Careers and Opportunities

Useful resources and sources of support for helping you make the most of your time at Edinburgh including support with looking for internships and part-time jobs, help with applications and planning for your next steps after graduation.

Our EdHelp service makes it easier for you to find out what you need, providing clear and straightforward access to key services.

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The University of Edinburgh Doctoral College is a coordinating structure for all postgraduate researchers, supervisors and relevant staff at the University, designed to enhance and support the postgraduate student experience.

We can help point you to resources and organisations that can help in the event of a mental health crisis or crime, including sexual assault and harassment.


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From September 2023 we will begin upgrade works to Teviot Row House – the world’s oldest purpose-built Students’ Union.