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Weymouth College is a vibrant, modern college offering students the very best facilities, unique experiences and varied courses to prepare you for the next stage of your life.

If you want to get work-ready and you like the idea of studying in a professional setting with inspiring staff, we could be just what you’re looking for.

But it’s not all about work. College is an exciting time – student life provides an opportunity to experience more independence, make new friends and enjoy the great social scene here in Weymouth.

Just imagine hanging out in our very own Costa, or enjoying one of Andy’s legendary BBQs in sunny College Square.

Our students will tell you that this is a caring, supportive college with a friendly and welcoming atmosphere. You will find it easy to settle in and make new friends, and there is always something going on.

Student facilities

Weymouth College boasts state-of-the-art facilities across multiple industries, including a professionally-run restaurant, theatre and hair & beauty salons, a creative media suite, sports centre and more. We continue to make improvements to the campus to provide students with the very best learning opportunities.

There are also several spaces where students can relax, hang out with friends or undertake their own quiet study.

Find out more about Student Facilities here

Student activities & events

All our students have the opportunity to participate in activities, exciting events and trips throughout the year – both curriculum and non-course based – as well as weekly sports activities and clubs.

From the Debating Society to Dungeons & Dragons, Boxing to Book Club – there is something for everyone to try!

Special events throughout the year include:

  • Student Freshers’ Fair
  • Student Freshers’ Event
  • Student Celebration
  • Student Awards

Click here for the current timetable of free, weekly student activities

We want to hear from you – if you have an idea for a student club or activity, email

Student services

Weymouth College prides itself on the support that it gives to students. The Student Services Team provides information, help and support at every stage, sensitively and in confidence. The team works closely with teaching staff and personal tutors to ensure an effective support system for each student, according to individual needs.

Find out more about Student Services here

Student life in Weymouth

Weymouth is a special place to experience college life. It offers a unique setting on the World Heritage Coast, a vibrant social scene and a great sense of community.

Street markets, food fairs, music and arts festivals, leisure centres, cinemas, excellent restaurants and the many leisure opportunities available in Weymouth and Portland’s stunning Olympic waters – including swimming, sailing, kayaking and paddle boarding – all make Dorset a truly great and inspiring environment in which to study.

The historic harbourside area has undergone regeneration in recent years and supports a ‘café culture’ with many outdoor events.

Find out more about the local area here

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