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West Yorkshire Colleges secure £2.6million (DfE) investment for green skills

29 September, 2022

Wakefield College lecturer appointed as Wakefield Trinity Head Coach

23 September, 2022

Students Celebrate A Level Results

18 August, 2022

Student Survey Success for the Heart of Yorkshire Education Group

22 July, 2022

Heart of Yorkshire Education Group accredited matrix Standard

19 June, 2022

Deputy Labour leader visits Wakefield College

13 June, 2022

Andrew Barton Visit

23 May, 2022

Little Shop of Horrors

23 May, 2022

Sports lecturer called for international duty...

19 April, 2022

Wakefield College wins education award

13 April, 2022

Selby College and Wakefield College shortlisted in education awards

23 March, 2022

Wakefield College students celebrate graduation success.

07 March, 2022

Selby College and Wakefield College Merge

01 March, 2022

Celebrating 10 years of The Children's University at Wakefield College

23 February, 2022

Meet the Student | Rachael | UCW

15 February, 2022

Apprenticeships at Wakefield College

07 February, 2022

Build the Future in National Apprenticeships Week 2022

07 February, 2022

College volleyball team through to AoC National Finals

02 February, 2022

Meet the Student | Sean | UCW

27 January, 2022

Meet the Student | Sheryl | UCW

20 January, 2022

‘Heart of Yorkshire Education Group’ preparing to launch

19 January, 2022

Meet the Student | Ruqaia | UCW

13 January, 2022

College star plays for England

07 January, 2022

Wakefield College pays tribute to wartime nurse Mary Seacole…

08 December, 2021

Let's Talk Real Skills: Constructing Ideas Into Reality. Site Operative Training.

30 November, 2021

New Site Operative training becomes reality

30 November, 2021

Specially Designed Programme for Wakefield College ESOL Students

29 November, 2021

Meet the Student | Doris | Access to HE

15 November, 2021

New T Level Qualification a hit with the first T Level Students at Wakefield College

09 November, 2021

Meet the Student | Annie | Access to HE

05 November, 2021

Events

October
5
Wednesday
Part-time Course Enrolment

Enrolments for adult courses.

Wednesday, 5 October, 2022

From 03.00pm to 07.00pm

Wakefield College (appointment only)

Oct
19
Open Event

05.00pm, Wednesday, 19 October, 2022

Wakefield City Campus & Castleford College

Nov
2
Graduation Day

09.30am, Wednesday, 2 November, 2022

Wakefield Cathedral

Nov
9
Give Construction a Try

09.15am, Wednesday, 9 November, 2022

Castleford Campus

Nov
19
Open Event

10.00am, Saturday, 19 November, 2022

Wakefield College & Castleford College

Virtual Open Event Videos

Virtual Open Event
20 October, 2021

Can’t make our Open Event? Not to worry, our wonderful host Rich Williams is on hand to give you a whistle-stop tour of both our campuses with course demos, interviews with our students and staff and an inside look at some of our newest facilities.

Virtual Open Event
19 June, 2021

Join us for our Virtual Open Event! We'll be streaming LIVE here on Saturday, 19th June from 11am with staff & student interviews, Q&As, virtual campus tours, college updates and more.

Virtual Open Event
24 February, 2021

We’ll be taking a more in-depth look of some of our specific course offerings with course demonstrations, performances, Q&As, student interviews, prize competitions and more!

The Virtual HE Roadshow
30 January, 2021

Find out how a degree-level qualification could help boost your career aspirations in 2021.

Course Focused - Virtual Open Event
21 November, 2020

Take a more in-depth look of some of our specific course offerings with course demonstrations, performances, Q&As, student interviews, prize competitions and more!

Virtual Open Event
14 October, 2020

Staff interviews, Q&As, virtual campus tours, college updates and more.

Virtual Open Event
15 July, 2020

If you’ve applied or are considering applying to the College, our staff talk about all the amazing things you can expect from studying here at Wakefield College.

Virtual Open Event
20 June, 2020

Our very first Virtual Open Event live stream with staff interviews, Q&As, college updates, virtual tours and more.

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Little Shop of Horrors
Little Shop of Horrors
Performing Arts
23 May, 2022
Celebrating 10 years of The Children's University at Wakefield College

Today we're celebrating the 10 year anniversary of The Children's University here at Wakefield College. Check out some of the incredible highlights from the last decade.

College Life
23 February, 2022
Meet the Student | Rachael

 👋Come meet Rachael and see why she decided to study Health & Wellbeing with us locally at the University Centre at Wakefield College  👇

Health & Social Care
15 February, 2022
Exciting times ahead at Wakefield College.
Exciting times ahead at Wakefield College.

The Education and Childcare T-Level students were excited to start unboxing some of our delivery ready to set up the new nursery room

Childcare & Early Years
7 February, 2022
Meet the Student | Sean

Sean decided to take his passion for the tech side of music even further by studying Music Production with us here at UCW.

Music
27 January, 2022
Meet the Student | Sheryl

After years of working in Nursing, UCW Student Sheryl decided to change her career to childcare with a foundation degree in Young Children's Development.

Childcare & Early Years
20 January, 2022