Coronavirus (Covid-19) updates for staff and students

Latest update:

All Covid rules and restrictions have been lifted in Scotland. Read the latest guidance:

Scottish Government website

We are asking our whole University community to play your part and help stop the spread of Covid-19:

  • Clean your hands regularly
  • Respect other's personal space
  • Wear a face covering
  • Stay home if you're unwell

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Advice and support

From 1 May 2022, test sites will close and people with symptoms will no longer be advised that they need to arrange a Covid test.

The public health advice for people who feel unwell will be to stay at home until they feel better, to reduce the risk of infecting other people.

How to protect yourself and others, including on-campus safety measures, face covering guidance and information for those at highest risk.

Covid-19 related information and guidance for University of Edinburgh staff.

Additional guidance on academic matters and the support available for students currently studying at the University of Edinburgh.

A list of University Covid-19 updates that have been communicated to our current students.