This page includes COVID-19 information for SEND young adults who are transitioning to college in September.
What help is available?
Ask your school or college SENCO and careers advisers about how they can help you decide on:
- Which course
- Which college
- How to get help with your application
- Look on the college websites or use the post 16 education offer guide to help you
- Chose a course and apply
Click on any of the blue words to find out more.
Applications - online or postal?
City College Peterborough - accepting online and postal applications
Complete the application form
Stamford College - accepting online applications
Peterborough College - accepting online applications
admissions & vocational courses options
on line chat with an advisor
Interviews and Offers
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
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
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