Hartlepool Sixth Form College

Five good reasons to visit a college open event

5 good reasons to visit a college open event

They’re free Open events are free to attend and will help you make a super important decision about your future, so what are you waiting for!

Speak to real people At an open event you can meet real students and the people who will actually be teaching you. You will hear first-hand how you will be motivated and inspired to achieve and you can ask as many questions as you want!

Experience the vibe Every college has a different vibe and it’s something you won’t get by reading a prospectus and looking on the web. There’s no substitute for experiencing a college’s individual personality and atmosphere than by attending an open event and feeling it for yourself!

Check out the facilities Explore all the amazing facilities and discover how they will give you career specific skills and prepare you for an exciting new future. Colleges love to showcase their facilities, especially if they have invested in brand new, state-of-the-art ones like us!

Research To prepare for your GSCEs you would do your research and revision wouldn’t you? So why would you not research a college you are planning to spend the next few years of your life? Attending an open event is all part of the research process so you can gain as much information as possible and feel confident about your college and course choice.