We use contextual data, such as your postcode and school/college, to highlight whether your application should receive additional consideration in our admissions process.

Fill in the form below to find out whether your application to study at Edinburgh is likely to be given this additional consideration.

(*) indicates required field.

Care experienced
As part of your UCAS application you will be asked to indicate if you have care experience. We define care experience as having spent any time in the care of a local authority in the UK.
Programme participation
The widening participation programmes currently recognised in our contextual data policy are
Postcode
Please enter your postcode in two parts separated by a space, e.g. EH8 9YL
Education
You can select your school from the dropdown menu, you can also start typing the name of the school which will provide you with a shorter list to select from.
You can select your school from the dropdown menu, you can also start typing the name of the school which will provide you with a shorter list to select from.

This checker is updated regularly with the latest available data, therefore this may not be the same data that we use when we consider your application.

Please read our contextual admissions information.

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