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Overall not a bad experience.

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By joey234
On 17th January 19

University of Edinburgh Hall Rankings


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Holland House #35
South Clerk Street #36
Blackfriars Street #37
Mylnes Court #38
Fraser Court #39
Robertson's Close #40
New Arthur Place #41
Blackwood Crescent/Causewayside #42

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Most helpful review

Overall not a bad experience.

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By joey234
On 17th January 19

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Covid-19 Response

TEACHING DELIVERY STATUS:
Confirmed Sept/Oct start
TEACHING MODE:
Online learning
OPEN DAYS:
Virtual open day on 21st -24th June
TEACHING NOTES:
All learning and teaching will restart digitally. Following further Scottish Government guidance - the university has decided that teaching and assessment for Undergraduate students will remain digital for the rest of the Semester, with a small number of exceptions.
This is the latest available data taken from the ed.ac.uk website on 15th June 2021. Read all universities responses in our Covid-19 university response article.

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Can you please provide us with a list of what is supplied to students [our son will be staying this next academic year ]We live some 250 miles away and are keen to bring with us what he needs and little more
By member1333511 On 20th August 18
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Do you have photos of the ensuite bathrooms please. And also the common room. And what lies behind the poor rating for social life? Thanks
By member1331467 On 27th April 18
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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 17th January 19

Overall not a bad experience.

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 17th January 19

Overall not a bad experience.

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Student Review: 1 /5
By On 18th December 18

This place has some nice features, but all of them cease to have any value because of this one massive drawback: No sleep. Cowgate is the WORST place to live in edinburgh, by far. Freshers? No sleep. Lectures? No sleep. Exams? You guessed it, no sleep. Lots of noise comming in from the drunkards wandering the street and the "convenient" bar features bad live gigs weekly. It doesn't help that the noise isolation is non-existant and the doors are literally impossible to close quietly. The closing mechanism slams the door shut every time so whenever your flatmate decides to leave their room/go to the kithen you will get woken up. The window might as well be open with how much noise it lets in. Also my neighbors upstairs are often jumping and stomping around so hard that my laptop and bed are shaking. That, seriously overpriced laundry, constant ear-piercing fire alarms, mainenence issues with door keys (cant access kitchen and late to lectures) make this place a no-go.

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Student Review: 3 /5
By On 22nd March 18

Cheap and very central, but I didn't enjoy my flatmates, and I have many friends who had the same experience as me.

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 14th May 17

I enjoyed my time here, it's really plush and great value for money. Socially it's a bit crap, you definitely need to make friends outside to have a good year

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 9th July 16

Location is very good and is very close to both uni, city centre and supermarkets. Common room is a bit small but bedrooms are great sizes

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