Havant Sixth Form College


What you need to do, when.....

By now, you may already have decided that Havant Sixth Form College is right for you. We want you to be absolutely sure and the best way to do that is to come and visit us and follow the timeline of events below in working towards your application.


September 2016:

Read through the Prospectus

Start thinking about the subjects you might like to apply for and read through all of information to help you make the best choices for you.


Applications for September 2017 open

Complete our online application form on this website. Instructions for this process are on page 86 of the prospectus.

Havant is a really popular college, so although we accept applications at any time during the year, try to apply as soon as possible in the Autumn Term. If you have not chosen your subjects, we can help you with your individual study programme in your interview.


October 2016:

Open Evenings

Wednesday 5 October 2016 6.00 - 8.30pm

Thursday 6 October 2016 6.00 - 8.30pm

A chance for you and your parents to meet teachers and students, take a good look round, get a feel for the atmosphere at the College and ask any questions you like.

Staff are also available for careers advice and information, learning support, transport and student finance.


Interviews start

Once we have received your application you will be invited for your interview. This will be informal, giving you the chance to discuss your personal course programme and find out more about the College. Once you have completed the interview and an appropriate course programme has been agreed with you, we would like to be able to offer you a place at the College. You can choose to confirm your place in the interview or send back your acceptance to us a few days later.


Student Shadowing Starts

A great option if you’re in Year 11 is to come and spend some time in College with a current student already studying the subjects you’re thinking of doing or have already applied for. To find out more, please email studentshadowing@havant.ac.uk


January 2017:

Keeping in touch

We will keep you updated with all the latest news and events via email and mobile. Therefore, make sure you provide us with your most current email address and mobile number. 


March 2017:

Open Evening

Wednesday 1 March 2017 6.00 - 8.30pm

A further opportunity for you and your parents to meet teachers, students and our Careers Team at our Spring Open Evening, take a good look round, get a feel for the atmosphere at the College and ask any questions you like.


May 2017

Your GCSE exams begin – good luck!


July 2017:

Induction Day 

Thursday 6 July 2017

In July, after your GCSE exams have finished, we invite all our applicants to the College’s Induction Day. This day is an opportunity for you to meet your teachers and make friends, attend masterclasses, ask questions, find out about enrichment opportunities and attend our BBQ and carnival afternoon.


Are you in Year 10?

Year 10 Taster Days Wednesday 5 July and Friday 7 July 2017

Become a College student for the day! You’ll have your own study programme based on your choice of subjects and have an opportunity to talk to our teachers about the College and your career ambitions. To book your place or to find out more, please email tasterdays@havant.ac.uk


Summer School

Monday 10 - Wednesday 12 July 2017

We offer free full and half-day workshops to our applicants. It’s a great opportunity to meet our teachers, make new friends and learn new skills. Our Team Havant sports trials also take place during Summer School. If you are an applicant, we will send the invite and event programme to you in the Spring Term. You can also email us for more information:



August 2017:

Pre-enrolment information 

Once you have confirmed your place with us, we will write to you over the summer with an enrolment interview which will take place in the days following GCSE results day. During this interview we will help you to decide your final course programme. 


GCSE results day

Collect your results and celebrate all your achievements. Advice and support sessions are available where we will work with you to find the right course programme for you.



Enrolment starts post GCSE results. 


September 2017:

Start with us

You’ll start at the College on the week commencing Monday 4 September 2017. Your first day will include a Tutor welcome and a Fresher’s Fair where you can sign up to clubs and societies. You’ll also become a member of the Student Union.

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