It is important for our students to feel connected not only to their specific accommodation but also to the wider community. These events are provided to highlight what opportunities are provided through the university as well as the city and other parts of Scotland.

Typical events include:

  • University and Kings Buildings campus tours
  • Academic fair (Freshers' Week)
  • Societies Fair (Freshers' Week)
  • Mary King's Close Tour
  • Trip to the Centre for Sports and Exercise
  • Tour of Edinburgh Castle
  • Weekend in the Highlands
  • Visit to Rosslyn Chapel
  • Visit to Edinburgh Zoo

For more information about our current 'getting to know Edinburgh' events and to book your place, please visit our events calendar or talk to your RAs.