If you have fully accepted your contract offer of University accommodation, you will be able to move into your accommodation from 12:00 on the commencement date of your lease.

You should collect keys from the Pollock Halls Reception Centre, 18 Holyrood Park Road, EH16 5AY

To receive your keys and tenant information, you must present to Pollock Halls Reception Centre:

  • proof of ID and
  • Your University accommodation address.

If you have not fully accepted your accommodation contract offer, you are required to arrive between 09:00 and 17:00 Monday - Friday in order to complete any necessary paperwork with our Allocations Team or your Accommodation Manager. You may need to book temporary accommodation in a guest house or youth hostel until your offer is fully accepted.

When you arrive in Edinburgh, there are a few things you need to know about checking in to your new University accommodation.

You should familiarise yourself with the arrival procedures for your allocated accommodation so that moving in goes smoothly.

Self-catered flats - arrival procedures including for families, couples and returning students

This information may change before your arrival date, therefore you are advised to check this page for the latest news before setting out
for Edinburgh.