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Wakefield College staff support the community throughout the Covid crisis

23 October, 2020

And the awards keep coming!

22 October, 2020

A special award for a special Wakefield building

21 October, 2020

A Blog for Love Our Colleges Week

19 October, 2020

Wakefield College Apprentice nominated for Regional Apprentice of the Year

10 September, 2020

I would walk 600 miles!

01 September, 2020

CMI Students recognised with Awards of Excellence

24 August, 2020

Wakefield College celebrates A Level results

13 August, 2020

A Mother and Daughter Higher Learning Experience

10 August, 2020

A Brave New World: Study a NEW degree at the University Centre at Wakefield College in Computer Science or Criminology and Law

10 August, 2020

Vision for the future of colleges launched by Independent Commission

24 July, 2020

Wakefield learners win prestgious awards at the 2020 BTEC Awards

26 June, 2020

FLEX Students Campus Tour

25 June, 2020

Children’s University makes it to Space!

22 June, 2020

Animal Studies Access students considered for top university

02 June, 2020

Construction students awarded on their doorsteps

02 June, 2020

Tree planting project commenced at Thornes Park horticulture site

08 April, 2020

Wakefield Girl called up to England Rugby Squad

27 February, 2020

Royal Mail Valentine's Day

14 February, 2020

Mechanics’ Performing Arts stars of the show in Royal Mail’s Valentine’s Day Video

12 February, 2020

Valentine’s Day Dance Video - Behind the scenes

12 February, 2020

Wakefield College celebrates Apprenticeships success…

10 February, 2020

Wakefield Suffragist honoured by historic College building

10 February, 2020

Beaumont Building Official Opening

06 February, 2020

Apprenticeship Awards Ceremony 2020

06 February, 2020

WDH’s Construction Team works with Wakefield College to provide hands on learning for students

31 January, 2020

T Levels update

07 January, 2020

New Generation of Coders Studying at Wakefield College

16 December, 2019

Annual Awards Ceremony 2019

09 December, 2019

England call up for College student

06 December, 2019


Virtual Open Event

Join us for our next virtual open event and find out what's on offer at Wakefield College. Hear from our staff, students and check out the virtual tours.

Saturday, 21 November, 2020

From 11.00am to 01.00pm

This will be a virtual/online only event


Open Evening

05.00pm, Wednesday, 24 February, 2021

Wakefield City Campus

Open Day

12.00pm, Saturday, 19 June, 2021

Wakefield City Campus

The Feed

Golden Ticket makes the rounds!
Golden Ticket makes the rounds!

Another week, another selection of lucky students rewarded for their 100% weekly attendance with the golden ticket worth £100!

College Life
2 March, 2020
The latest dance practice from Mechanics’ Performing Arts

Our Mechanics’ Performing Arts dance students killing it again with their latest dance video!

Performing Arts
25 February, 2020
Students at Rhubarb Festival 2020
Students at Rhubarb Festival 2020

Our dedicated Hospitality & Catering students taking time out of their half-term to get stuck in at Rhubarb Festival. They'll be helping out at the demo marquee all weekend.

Hospitality & Catering
22 February, 2020
Prince’s Trust allotment project
Prince’s Trust allotment project

The Wakefield College Prince’s Trust team are busy on our community project doing up the allotment at St George’s Community Centre.

Foundation Learning
21 February, 2020
Dance students collaborate with Royal Mail

Our dance students colloborated with Royal Mail for their Valentine's video.

Performing Arts
12 February, 2020
Apprenticeship Awards 2020
Apprenticeship Awards 2020

What a great way to end National Apprenticeships Week with last night's Apprenticeship Awards Ceremony!

Congrats again to all the winners and…

College Life
7 February, 2020