Join our student buddy community!
The ENSA Buddy System helps new students settle into life at Edinburgh Napier University by pairing them with current students who will give support and share their knowledge of life at the University.
If you’re looking for a buddy or want to become a volunteer you can sign up in the week commencing 11 September.
Looking for a buddy?
If you are new to Edinburgh Napier and want to meet someone to help you find your feet then you can sign up to our buddy system and be paired with an experienced student who will help you get to know the University and the city better. We will match you with a buddy based on similar interests so that you can meet a like-minded person who will help you navigate your new life as an Edinburgh Napier student. Check out the Buddy Information PDF to find out more.
Want to become a buddy volunteer?
If you are you keen to share your experience at Edinburgh Napier and knowledge of student life in Edinburgh with someone new then you can become one of our buddy volunteers! Being a buddy volunteer can be a great opportunity to give something back and support others.
We match you based on your interests, so you'll definitely have some things in common - and who know you might end up becoming friends for life! We are looking for passionate, enthusiastic and friendly individuals to join our buddy community.
Make sure to read the Buddy Volunteer Information Document before you are paired with your buddy. This ensures that you are keeping yourself and you buddy safe - and gives you tips on how to have the best experience possible.
The deadline to register is Sunday 24 September 2023! Registration will open shortly, please check back in the week commencing 11 September.
You will receive an email introducing you to your buddy in early October. Be sure to check your emails and once you know who your buddy is, you can start chatting!