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How to apply to Greenhead College

Can I get a place at Greenhead College?

Greenhead College is a sixth form college catering exclusively for 16 to 19 year olds.

Places are offered first to applicants from our 12 partner schools in the Huddersfield area. These are:

The remaining places are then offered to other applicants on consideration of mock GCSE results and the availability of subject places.

Applicants must be eligible for funding by the Education Funding Agency (EFA).

How to apply from partner schools

Visit the college with your parents on one of our Open Evenings.

If your school is taking part in the UCAS Progress application scheme, formally known as the Kirklees Common Application Process (CAP), you will apply online. In this case, full instructions on how to apply will be given to you at your school
If not:

How to apply from non-partner schools

UCAS Progress - online application scheme

It may be possible to apply to Greenhead College online if your school is taking part in the UCAS Progress scheme. In this case, full instructions on how to apply will be given to you at your school.

If you apply through UCAS, please do not send a paper application too. Please also refrain from withdrawing and resubmitting applications. If you need to make any changes call the Admissions staff and notify us directly.

Applications will not be acknowledged before 13th January 2015.

Open events 2014/15 (prospective students and parents)

A chance for year 11 pupils and their parents to visit this highly popular Sixth-form College on:

There will be oppportunities to listen to a talk from the Principal during your visit.
It is strongly recommended that you attend an open event before completing your application form.

Car parking arrangements

There will be no provision for parking on site (except for blue badge holders). Please allow extra time to find a parking space in the near vicinity.
Springwood car park is free from 6.00pm onwards and is only a short walk from college and there is some on street parking nearby.

Please inform Reception if you are a blue badge holder and we will make arrangements to reserve a space in the college car park.

Open Events

Saturday 8 November : 9.30am -12.30pm
Tuesday 13 January : 6.15pm -8.45pm
Monday 19 January : 6.15pm -8.45pm

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