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Are you hoping to go to college in September? (Local Offer)

Teenagers at college

This page includes COVID-19 information for SEND young adults who are transitioning to college in September.

Here is a document with everything that is on this webpage.

What help is available?

Ask your school or college SENCO and careers advisers about how they can help you decide on:

Click on any of the blue words to find out more.

Video Tours

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Some of our colleges have recently made information videos to help you familiarise yourself with the buildings.  Keep checking this page and the college websites for these updates.

City College Peterborough Tour

Stamford College 360 Tours

View a virtual campus tour of Peterborough College on this webpage


Applications - online or postal?

City College Peterborough - accepting online and postal applications

Contact Skills for Learning Recruitment team

Complete the application form

Stamford College - accepting online applications


How to apply

application form 

Peterborough College  - accepting online applications

admissions & vocational courses options

on line chat with an advisor

search for courses 

Interviews and Offers

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Going into a college for an interview is not possible for the moment due to COVID-19.

Colleges are either holding virtual interviews or contacting young adults to discuss their applications.

City College Peterborough - virtual interviews and tours on Wednesdays.

Stamford College - telephone interviews for Skills for Work and Living applicants. All mainstream applicants will receive a conditional offer.

Peterborough College - no interviews. All applicants receive a conditional offer.

What happens next?

Due to the changing guidelines for COVID-19 it is best to keep checking your college websites for the most up-to-date information. Colleges are working hard to ensure you have the best possible transition.

City College Peterborough: Transitions and Information

Stamford College:   What happens next?

Peterborough College: conditional offer and Steps to success programme in September.

How to prepare you for September - City College Peterborough

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Step 1 a Transitions officer will contact you.

Step 2- Visits Wednesdays.  A booking system (offered with young adult, parent/carer, support staff )

Transitions plan agreed summer term

How to prepare you for September - Stamford College

Skills for Work and Living key staff to contact you/online taster session.

All new students undertake a steps to success programme (6 weeks) in September.

How to prepare you for September - Peterborough College

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Step 1- Conditional offer

Step 2 - Steps to success programme in September.   

This is a 6-week course with intensive support to check course choice and level and introduce you to staff

Links to courses