Welcome to Chalmers Street
Find out more about your new home and what you need to know ahead of check-in day.
Reception opening times: 10am - 6pm Monday to Friday and Saturday from 9am - 12:30pm
Your new home
Chalmers Street, 36 Chalmers Street, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH3 9FE
Just 10 minutes’ walk from the University of Edinburgh campus, Chalmers Street is set in a beautiful part of the city, overlooking the Meadows and just ...
Information for check-in day
Where do I collect my key?
You will receive a room key and post box key on arrival at the property, which you can use to access your room and communal areas.
Where can I par ...
Find out more about Chalmers Street
Chalmers Street has a common room with a seating area, pool table, PS4, TV, DVD player, vending machines and printing facilities.
There is a study area with a HD monitor and HD wall points, which can be used for presentations.
The laundry room is located next to the common room. Machines are operated through the MyUnite app.
There are two courtyard spaces at Chalmers Street. One is a grassed area and the other has decking and seating. We also have picnic benches and table tennis. At the rear of the property there is another grassed area with a raised planting bed.
There is no parking available at Chalmers Street. There is a NCP car park nearby on Castle Terrace.
Bike storage is available at Chalmers Street on the ground floor of 36 Block. If you are planning on bringing your bike, please remember to bring your own bike lock.
Recycling facilities are available at Chalmers Street. Please take care not to contaminate bins with the wrong types of rubbish. We also have British Heart Foundation charity donation point, a food bank and a donation library, plus battery and electrical recycling.
Fire test time and meeting point
Fire alarms are fitted throughout the property. Your fire alarm test day is Monday between 12pm - 12.30pm. Your fire assembly point is located outside at the front, next to Meadows Park.
Wi-Fi (communal areas)
Onsite service team
Outdoor social space
Communal study space
Wi-Fi (in your flat)