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School Leavers – How can I apply?

Applying for a course at Warrington & Vale Royal College is simple, we have three easy ways for you to apply for a course:

1. Apply online

Search for the course you are interested on our School Leaver Course search. If you find something you like, simply click on the ‘Apply for this course’ button. You can then easily create an account online and apply for the course you are interested in.

2. Post an application form

To print out a Vocational & Technical application form instead, please click here.

After completing the application form, you can hand it in to Learner Services at our Warrington or Winsford campuses.

You can also mail the application form to:

Admissions Team
Warrington & Vale Royal College
Winwick Road


3. By Telephone

You can phone learner services on 01925 494494 and request a printed version of our application forms. Once you receive it, please complete and send back to Learner Services.

Following your application

  • You will need to attend an admissions interview with an admissions tutor and if you meet our entry requirements, you will be offered a place to study with us
  • If you are a school leaver we will then invite you to attend a sample session and the new student welcome day in July, before enrolling on GCSE results day in August.


Enrolment day

You will need to bring your results and photographic proof of ID (driving licence, passport or birth certificate).

If you haven’t got your grades, don’t panic! Please come in and speak to our tutors who will be able to advise you.