Important Dates

Come and take part in one of our many tailored open events.

Our many open events offer you, and your parents or guardians an opportunity to learn about our courses and Apprenticeships, see the college facilities and discuss support requirements. Curriculum tutors, support staff and students will be available during the events for you to be able to ask questions and get a feel for what each course is like.

Once you have made a decision on your future and course you want to study at Darlington College we will also help you to fill out an online application form, or if you prefer you can fill out the application form online at your leisure.


  • Open Event – Wednesday 20 October 2021 – 5.30PM-7.30PM
  • Open Event – Thursday 25 November 2021 – 5.30PM-7.30PM
  • Open Event – Thursday 20 January 2022 – 5.30PM-7.30PM
  • Open Event – Wednesday 16 March 2022 – 5.30PM-7.30PM
  • Higher Education and Life Skills Open Event –  Monday 9 May 2022 – 5.30PM-7.30PM
  • Summer Open Event – Monday 4 July 2022 3.30pm – 6.30PM

If you are unable to attend, but would still like some advice and support our friendly staff are always available to offer information and assistance, whether it’s about courses, start dates, or the full range of support available to you. Just pop along to the college and the Course and Information Team will be happy to have a chat with you or ring them on 01325 503030.

If you are not sure what you want to study or where it can lead to, contact our Careers Guidance Team for free careers information, advice and guidance. Give us a call on 01325 503040 or email