Q.When is the first day of term?
A.You will need to be available from Tuesday 1st September 2020.
Q.Is Welcome Day mandatory?
A.Yes, Welcome Day (29th or 30th June 2020) is essentially your first day at Collyer’s. Summer work will be set, and it will be your final opportunity to make subject changes. It is very important that you attend if you wish to study at Collyer’s.
Q.I do not attend a partner school. Can I still apply?
A. Absolutely, you are very welcome to apply if you do not attend a partner school. We welcome students from across the South East and internationally.
Q.How do I apply?
A.Applications are made via our online application system. Please read the How to Apply page and then click on the link to start your application.
Q. When is the application deadline?
A. Students at a partner school should submit their online application no later than 31st December 2019. Collyer’s partner schools are The Forest School, Millais School, Oathall Community College, Tanbridge House School and Warden Park Secondary Academy. Students attending any other school should submit their online application no later than 31st January 2020.
Q. Are there any bus services that run to Collyer’s?
A. Yes, a large number of our students travel from outside of the Horsham area and several buses stop outside of the College, including those from Haywards Heath and Worthing. Students whose main address has a BN postcode will receive a Travel Award of £150 (£50 per term) as will students who use the Sussex Coaches service from the Haywards Heath and Cuckfield area. The Travel Award can be claimed via Student Services once the student has enrolled.
Q. Is it easy to get to Collyer’s via train?
A. Yes, Horsham is easily reached by train from a wide number of locations including Haywards Heath, Redhill and Chichester. The train station is located at the top of Hurst Road, a 5 minute walk from the College.
Q. What is a typical timetable at Collyer’s
A. Standard teaching hours are 8:40am to 4:15pm, although students will find that the library is open until 6:30pm. All classes will take place within these standard hours and, where free periods take place, students are expected to make good use of the library.