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(Re)Watch our previous Virtual Open Events
(Re)Watch our virtual online Open Event with staff interviews, Q&As, virtual campus tours, college updates and more.
Rewatch the Course Focused Virtual Open Event
24 February, 2021
We’ll be taking a more in-depth look of some of our specific course offerings with course demonstrations, performances, Q&As, student interviews, prize competitions and more!
The Virtual Higher Education Roadshow 2021
30 January, 2021
Find out how a degree-level qualification could help boost your career aspirations in 2021.
Win a Google Chromebook
Not only is it home to award-winning art and galleries, but it also has the tallest spire in Yorkshire (Wakefield Cathedral), amazing parks, shopping destinations and much more. We think Wakefield is a hidden gem and not enough people know about the district. As home to the University Centre at Wakefield College, we feel it’s timewe showcased the wonders of Wakefield to a wider audience.
Using ONLY a mobile phone, we want you to capture aspects of the District that people will love. This can be landscapes, buildings, parks, shopping centres or anything else that will appeal to those thinking about coming to Wakefield to study, work or just explore.
The deadline for entries is 31st July 2021. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with your entries.
Down the Photography Competition Leaflet
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We love the Wakefield District!
Information for Prospective Students
Campus Information & Tours
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Wakefield City Campus
In the heart of Wakefield city centre, the City Campus is a modern, social hub for any level of student. The building is equipped with all the facilities and resources that students need to support and enhance their learning and is only a five minute walk from Wakefield Westgate railway station and the bus station. The main campus is also home to the brand new Advanced Skills & Innovation Centre - the centre for the District’s higher level skills and the hub of the University Centre.
In addition to the main campus, we offer sport and construction courses from the Lightwaves facility right opposite the bus station, together with Mechanics' Performing Arts housed in the magnificient Waterton Building - the Mechanics' Theatre.
Our Castleford Campus provides an exceptional learning environment for students studying vocational qualifications. Located just off the M62, and a five minute walk from Glasshoughton train station, the campus has excellent public transport links to Castleford, Pontefract and Wakefield.