Open Days & Events

Open Evenings at Kendal College enable you to see first-hand what opportunities are available to you. Our tutors will be on hand to discuss the courses on offer and we offer tours of our two campuses in Kendal. Speak to some of our students, explore the facilities on offer and ask the questions you have about life as a student at Kendal College.

Open Evenings 2016/2017

  • Monday 7th November 2016, 4-7pm
  • Wednesday 7th December 2016, 4-7pm
  • Thursday 2nd March 2017, 4-7pm
  • Tuesday 2nd May 2017, 4-7pm
  • Thursday 22nd June 2017, 4-7pm

If you are unable to attend an Open Evening, we can organise an alternative time for you to have a college tour with one of our Student Advisors. Please contact us on 01539 814700 or email to arrange this.

What’s on offer at our Open Evenings?

Campus Tours

Take a tour of our two campuses with one of our student ambassadors and ask them about college life, meet tutors and find out about the courses on offer. We provide transport between our two campuses during our open events to allow you to see as much of our college and its facilities as possible.

Main Campus on Milnthorpe Road, Kendal LA9 5AY

  • Student Services
  • The Learning Centre & Information Hub
  • The Cafe
  • The Restaurant
  • The Retreat – Hair & Beauty Salon
  • Construction Centre
  • Engineering & Science Centre
  • Animal Rescue Centre
  • University Centre

Arts & Media Campus, Kendal LA9 6EL

  • The Allen
  • Recording Studios with 'Midas' Mixing Desk
  • Photographic Studio and Darkroom
  • MAC Design Studios
  • Music Rehearsal Booths
  • Art Studios
  • Wildman Street Studios & Art Gallery
  • The Box  - Performing Arts and Technical Theatre
  • The Castle Dairy Restaurant & Art Gallery
  • Kendal Museum

Meet the Team

Talk to our tutors about your course options, get subject specific information and advice and let us make sure you choose the right course for the career you want.

Student Services

Get advice and information on course fees, transport and financial support available.

Individual Advice and Guidance

Not sure yet what direction you want to take with your studies? Discuss your options with our trained advisors and get information to take away with you to help you in your decision.

Course Applications

If you decide on the night that Kendal College is for you – we can help you complete the application form to apply before you leave!

Course Advice Days

Here are the Course Advice Days for the summer. They are run differently than the Open Evenings, with appointments available throughout the day from 10am to 4pm. Prospective students need to contact Student Services ( or 01539 814700) to book an appointment with a course tutor, to discuss any course programmes.

  • Wednesday 26th July
  • Thursday 17th August (A Level Results Day)
  • Thursday 24th August (GCSE Results Day)
  • Friday 1st September