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Your enrolment (new students)

When can I enrol?

If you’ve still not decided, or aren’t sure you’ve made the right choice, don’t worry, we are still taking enrolments for for A-Level and vocational courses.

Just give us a call on 0191 511 6000, or pop along to a campus reception.

How long will my enrolment take?
It will take approximately an hour.

What do I need to bring to enrolment?

  • ID – for example, passport or birth certificate.
  • Exam certificates/results.

What do I get when I enrol?
You will be officially enrolled and will have secured a place on your course. You will also be provided with an ID badge, your start date and a timetable.

What if I need additional support during enrolment?
If you need any specialist support or assistance during your enrolment please let us know what you require in advance so we can have everything in place for your arrival. Contact Learning Support on 0191 511 6000 or learning.support@sunderlandcollege.ac.uk

Will I have to pay for my course?
If you are 16 to 18 years old you do not have to pay for your course. However, you could be provided with opportunities to enhance your learning through additional resources or activities during your course and may be asked to provide a voluntary contribution.

What if I don’t get the exam results I need for my course?
Still come to your enrolment session and our friendly staff will be able to advise the courses available to you and help you plan your next step.

What if I’ve changed my mind about what I want to study?
If you have applied and have changed your mind, still come to your enrolment session and we can discuss your change of course and help you transfer your application.

What catering facilities are there?
We have several on-site catering facilities including Starbucks.

What should I bring on my first day at college?
A pen and paper to make notes, and money for transport/food if you need it.

What other things can I do at college apart from my course?

Our enrichment activities provide you with the opportunity to try something new, take part in a sport, develop a new skill or meet new people. If you have a talent for sport, let us know during your enrolment. We can support you with an elite sports scholarship or you could have the opportunity to join one of our Sports Development Centres (subject to a successful trial).