Application Timeline2021 Entry

Your application will be processed according the following timeline. Depending on the type of application, dates may vary:

Monday 14 September

Applications open for September 2021

You can submit an application to the College via our website from this date 

Monday 19 October 2020

Hampshire Specialist Music Course Presentation

Find out more about the HSMC music course at this special event at 6.30pm in the Recital Room, College Centre. You can meet staff and students, hear our current students perform, look around the department and discuss the course in detail. 

Tuesday 20, Wednesday 21 and Thursday 22 October 2020

Open Evenings: 5.00 - 6.30 & 7.00 - 8.30

Please come along to have a look around our facilities.  This is an opportunity for you to discuss the many subjects on offer with our teaching staff. You will also be able to meet current students to discuss college life and how it may differ from school.

Friday 9 November 2020

Boarding Application Deadline

All applications for boarding places must be submitted by 4pm on this date.  Students wishing to apply after this date can do so but will be placed on a waiting list.

Monday 14 December 2020

Application Deadline

Our application deadline is 4pm on Monday 14 December 2020. Students wishing to apply after this date will need to contact the Admissions office on 01962 857555 or email 

Thursday 24 & Friday 25 June 2021

Welcome Days

This is an opportunity for you to spend a day in college trying out your subject choices, meeting staff and other new students. You will also attend Freshers' Fair, where you will find out all about the college activity programme.

Friday 2 July 2021

Reconfirm Place after Welcome Day

After Welcome Day we ask if you would still like to take up your place at the college.  We will ask you to log in to your online account to confirm your place and amend your subject choices if necessary. The deadline for this will be Monday 6 July.

Thursday 26 August 2021

GCSE Results Day

We hope you will have achieved the grades you are hoping for. However, if your results are very different from those expected and will affect your course choice, you must telephone Admissions on 01962 857555 so we can help and advise you prior to enrolment.

Tuesday 31 August - Thursday 2 September


You will be allocated a time slot on one of these days

It is essential that you attend. When confirming course choices, priority will be given to students who are able to attend enrolment. We may not be able to confirm the preferred subjects of late enrollers.

Tuesday 31 August - Friday 3 September 2021

Sports Team Trials

Dates and times of the individual trials can be found in the Welcome Day Magazine or on the College website. Please be aware, trials are the only chance you have to try for a team place.