How to Apply
Applying to Collyer’s is a straightforward process:
Step 1: Attend an Open Evening
Please visit our Open Evenings page for dates and details.
Step 2: Complete an Online Application
Our online application system for September 2022 entry will open here, following the November Open Evenings.
Students at a partner school should submit their online application no later than 31st December 2021. Collyer’s partner schools are The Forest School, Millais School, Oathall Community College, Tanbridge House School and Warden Park Secondary Academy. Students at a partner school will be guaranteed a place at Collyer’s, so long as minimum requirements are met.
Students attending any other school should submit their online application no later than 31st January 2022.
Step 3: Attend an Interview
At interview, academic staff will give you advice on appropriate subjects and different types of study.
Students at a partner school will be interviewed at their school in February/ March 2022. Collyer’s will send an invitation to you via email.
All other students will be invited to interview at Collyer’s on 8th February 2022. The College will send an invitation to you via email.
Successful applicants will receive a provisional offer at the end of their interview (subject to final GCSE grades).
Step 4: Attend a Welcome Day
All successful applicants will be invited to attend a Welcome Day on either 4th July or 5th July 2022.
Students will be able to learn more about different subject areas through taster sessions, meet an enrolment advisor, make changes to their course choices, and be given details of the arrangements for the start of term.
Key dates for your diary
- 10/11/2021 or 11/11/2021 Collyer’s Open Evenings
- 31/12/2021 Application Deadline for partner school students*
- 31/01/2022 Application Deadline for non-partner school students
- 08/02/2022 Interview Day for all non-partner school students
- 04/07/2022 or 05/07/2022 Welcome Day (compulsory attendance)
*Partner Schools = The Forest School, Millais School, Oathall Community College, Tanbridge House School and Warden Park Secondary Academy