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Coronavirus (COVID-19): universities, colleges and student accommodation providers

Published: 21 Dec 2020
Last updated: 19 Jul 2021 - see all updates

Guidance for higher and further education institutions and student accommodation providers to help reduce the spread of COVID-19. 

Coronavirus (COVID-19): universities, colleges and student accommodation providers
Overview

Overview

This guidance is for the college, university and student accommodation) sectors in Scotland. This includes student associations, halls of residence and Purpose Built Student Accommodation Providers.

This guidance applies to on-campus and off-campus activity provided by colleges and universities.

Students can find information at  Coronavirus (COVID-19) - Student Support - Scotland (studentinformation.gov.scot).

The guidance does not amount to legal advice. Institutions, accommodation providers or individuals who are unsure of how any legal duties or restrictions apply to them should take independent legal advice.

Also worth seeing: Coronavirus (COVID-19): universities, colleges and community learning and development providers - beyond Level 0 which is new guidance for the forthcoming academic year.


First published: 21 Dec 2020 Last updated: 19 Jul 2021 -