College Open Evenings


Confirm and check details and closing dates for applications on college websites


Wigan & Leigh College


Wigan Campuses:

Parsons Walk, Wigan, WN1 1RR

School of Arts, Parsons Walk, Wigan, WN1 1RR

Pagefield Centre, Walkden Ave, Wigan WN1 2JH


Leigh Campuses:

6th Form Centre, Sale Way, Leigh Sports Village, WN7 4JY

Image Centre, Walmesley Road, Leigh, WN7 1XL




No deadline to apply but the earlier the better to secure the course of your choice


Monday 7th November 2022

Monday 30th January 2023

Monday 24th April 2023



 Monday 17th October 2022

Monday 14th November 2022

Monday 6th February 2023


All from 4.30pm – 7.30pm



Winstanley College

Winstanley Road


Wigan WN5 7XF



Closing date for applications: Monday 31st January 2023



Tuesday 1st November 2022 - 3pm to 7.30pm

Thursday 10th November 2022 - 5pm to 7pm







St John Rigby College

Gathurst Road, Orrell

Wigan, WN5 0LJ



Closing date for applications:  Monday 31st January 2023

Saturday 8th October 2022 - 10am to 1pm

Wednesday 19th October 2022 - 4.30pm to 7.30pm

Thursday 3rd November 2022 - 4.30pm to 7.30pm




West Lancashire College

See website for campus/s


Monday 17th October 2022

Thursday 24th November 2022

Monday 6th February 2023



All from 4.30 – 7pm



Frog Lane



See website for further dates and application closing date

Thursday 13th October 2022


All from 5pm – 7pm



St Helens College

Town Centre Campus

Water Street

St Helens

WA10 1PP


Technology Centre Campus (Eng/Const/MVE)


Pocket Nook

St Helens WA9 1TT

Wednesday 19th October 2022

Wednesday 9th November 2022

Wednesday 1st February 2023

Wednesday 26th April 2023


5-7pm for both STEM and Town centre campuses


Warrington and Vale College

Winwick Road

Warrington WA2 8QA

Monday 3rd October 2022

Tuesday 18th October 2022

Wednesday 9th November 2022

Tuesday 7th February 2022


All from 5pm – 8pm

Carmel College

Prescot Road

St Helens

Merseyside WA10 3AG



Wednesday 12th October 2022

Tuesday 8th November 2022

Thursday 17th November 2022



All from 5pm to 7.30pm 



Myerscough College

St Michaels Road (Preston campus)

Preston PR3 0RY

Open Morning monthly on a Saturday

All 10 – 12.30am

For additional dates see college website

Advice sessions must be booked via phone or online


Please be aware open events may change depending on Covid and move online therefore it is advised you go to the earlier dates open events as you will then have chance to have a look around colleges in person and meet staff face to face