Step 1 : Apply to study at Priestley


Online applications

Applying online is easy and only takes a few minutes. Here’s how to do it..
1) Go to our courses pages and select the courses that interest you by ticking the circle underneath ‘Add to application’
2) Your choices will appear in a basket. We recommend you choose five or six courses, don’t worry as you can always change them later on.
3) Once you have chosen your courses, click ‘COMPLETE APPLICATION’ in your basket and you will be taken to our Quay web page to complete your application.


Start My Application


Paper applications

If you’d rather apply on paper, application packs are available from Student Services and application forms can also be downloaded below

 Student Application Form 2017


That’s all you need to do for now. Then you will be called for an interview.


Step 2 : Interviews


All applicants are invited for interview and parents are welcome to attend.

If you are offered a place at interview you will need to accept your place by the date given at interview and you will be guaranteed a place at Priestley for September 2017.

Welcome Day

Once you have accepted your place at Priestley you will be invited to attend Welcome Day which takes place in June / July. Here you will be able to sample some of the subjects you may take in September whilst meeting our teachers and other students.

Choices Day

There is one final opportunity to discuss your programme choices at Priestley at the end of August once GCSE results have been published. This is on Tuesday 29 August between 1pm and 3pm


You will make your final decisions about the subjects and courses you will take at Priestley at registration. This takes place from Wednesday August 30 through to Friday September 1. Your first day at Priestley will be Monday September 11 starting at 8.45am.

Stay In Touch

Make sure you keep in touch right the way through this crucial time. If you have any questions please contact our Admissions Hotline on:

01925 415415

or email: