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Have yourself a Sustainable Festive Season!

9th Dec
 The festive season is here - it's time to celebrate with those we love. It can also be the time for new resolutions, specifically new habits that reduce our consumption and help the planet for the future. If every one of us takes a small step into...

An all-new Gaming Tournament!

7th Dec
 Brought to you by the Games Society, we are proud to announce our all-new gaming tournament that we are hosting! We will be hosting a Gang Beasts Tournament! It will be held atThe Hub, at Granton Campus, at 3pm, on Wednesday the 14th of...

Jobs: Student Destination Interviewers

7th Dec
 Student Destination InterviewersHours per week: 15 hours guaranteed over a 3 week period. Hours are flexible depending on your College timetablePay rate: Approx. £10.50 per hourContract: Term timeLocation of work: OnlineNote that you will be...

Highly Commended at the CDN Awards 2022!

2nd Dec
 Edinburgh College Students' Association (ECSA) was highly commended at the College Development Network Awards 2022 for its joint work with Edinburgh College for successfully engaging students in Sustainability through the introduction of...

Your story - tell us and get a £30 voucher!

28th Nov
 We want to celebrate the diversity of our students and capture your story of how you got here, and what your future holds. As part of our 10th birthday celebrations, we want to take some time to write about what it is really like to be an...

Big Merch Sale Ends Soon!

11th Nov
 Bag yourself a bargain and get kitted out in the latest EC Students' Association merch!Our Redbubble Shop has a big sale on at the moment, with up to 60% off across the site. That means you can get yourself a branded hoodie for just £18.49 or a...

ECSA Highly Commended in UK & Ireland Awards

9th Nov
 Edinburgh College Students’ Association (ECSA) has been highly commended at the Green Gown UK and Ireland Awards 2022 for the success of its Go Green project over the past two years. ECSA was highly commended in the Student Engagement...
Wellbeing fair graphic

Wellbeing Fair

24th Oct
 Luna your VP Activities and Skye your VP Welfare are proud to announce ECSA Wellbeing Fair!Asking for help can be hard it takes a lot of strength and courage to speak up and it's even harder finding out who you're supposed to talk to! So we...
Community Fridges return

Free food available weekly from our Community Fridge!

21st Oct
 We are delighted to finally announce that our Community Fridges will be back open on all campuses in the next couple of weeks!We have been working away on getting things organised, including a new team of student-staff to help run the Go Green...
Breakfast Club

Free Breakfasts for Students!

21st Oct
 Over the past couple of months, we have been working closely with a group of dedicated staff from across the College to research, develop, plan, and trial our Free Breakfast Club - the bain-child of our President, David.We are delighted to...
Skye Marriner, Vice President Welfare

Climate strikes: Enthusiasm & anger in equal measure

20th Oct
 Our Director tells me that, traditionally, VP Welfare is a post that does “fluffy stuff”. Things to make you feel better, freebies for students, and general virtual group hugs. Well, if you’ve never met me, you probably don’t realise that I am...

Hot News! Student Microwaves on campus!

14th Oct
 Here at ECSA we are happy to announce that all 4 campuses now have a student microwave!For a long time, the lack of student microwaves on campus has been a hot topic between students. Now, we have 4 microwaves available for students to use, one...

ECSA Comes to Minecraft

6th Oct
 We’ve done it!  Our Games Society on Discord has been begging for a Minecraft server and we’re pleased to announce it's finally here!We launched it on Friday 7th October, but you can still join! The ECSA survival Minecraft server is on...

Start your day at the Breakfast Club

6th Oct
 We are delighted to launch our first ever Breakfast Club event on all 4 mains campuses. ECSA President, David Elder, has been working on this project as one of his priority objectives for the year, and we are working with departments from...
David Elder, President

President's Blog - Breakfast Club, Class Reps, and Graduatuion

4th Oct
 Welcome everyone to my second blog, there has been a fair bit been going on since I was able to sit down and write a blog since I spoke with you all last.  I hope you have now all settled into your classes and found everywhere that you would...