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The Big Build

26 January, 2021

One Photo, One Vision

21 January, 2021

Wakefield College to host Virtual Employer Event

15 January, 2021

Lights, Camera, Action!

18 December, 2020

A Time for Giving

17 December, 2020

A Virtual Work Experience

07 December, 2020

The Next Level Qualification

02 December, 2020

An Elf for a Day

02 December, 2020

A Caring College

25 November, 2020

Football players represent Wakefield on National Stage

19 November, 2020

Thriller (Remix) - Michael Jackson Dance Cover by Dance Students

31 October, 2020

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


The Wakefield College Employer Event

Join us for a live Zoom event that will showcase how we can help your business with its skills and training needs. Join a host of staff from the College plus hear from employers that we currently work with and students who have benefited from our enviable links with employers. Got a specific question? There will be a Q&A at the end of the session.

Tuesday, 9 February, 2021

From 02.00pm to 03.00pm

Online Event


Virtual Open Event

05.00pm, Wednesday, 24 February, 2021

Wakefield City Campus

Open Day

12.00pm, Saturday, 19 June, 2021

Wakefield City Campus

The Feed

Dance Students cover Michael Jackson's Thriller

Halloween is here and we're celebrating with a dance cover/choreography of Michael Jackson's Thriller (James Egbert Remix)!

Performing Arts
31 October, 2020
We went live for our Virtual Open Event!

We streamed LIVE on Wednesday, 20 June, 5pm - 6:30pm for our Virtual Open Event with staff interviews, Q&As, virtual campus tours, college updates and…

College Life
14 October, 2020
College welcomes back students for the new academic year

It's been a while... But from tomorrow we'll be welcoming many of our students back to our campuses! From returning students continuing their studies…

College Life
20 September, 2020
Enrolment 2020 begins


Enrolment 2020 has begun! We've made a number of changes to the process this year to ensure everyone's safety with many enrolments moving…

College Life
20 August, 2020
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