How to Apply

How to Apply – School Leavers

There are various ways that you can apply to a college in Salford:

* This system is only available to students in Salford and Bolton schools.


Once you have applied you will receive an acknowledgement letter to say we have received your application.

Open Events
Come and experience a college in Salford yourself. See the amazing facilities, meet current students and staff, and learn more about our courses. 


Once you have applied and your application has been acknowledged, you will be invited to an interview at:
• School
• College

What to expect:
• Questions about your interests
• Future ambitions
• Your chance to ask questions and discuss courses

You will be offered a place on your chosen programme of study at your interview. You will also receive a letter confirming your offer.

New Starters Parents’ Evening

A chance for your parents to:
• Find out more
• Ask questions
• Apply for the college Bursary
• Apply for the FREE* College Bus Service
• Speak to our staff

Your parents will receive a letter nearer the time.

Music & Performing Arts Courses

If you are applying for music or performing arts courses you may also be required to attend an audition.