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What Our Students Say


web Ben Wheeler

“My hobby became my College course in 2007, and is now my profession as a tutor here. It’s a great feeling.”
Ben Wheeler
BTEC National Diploma in Film and Television; PGCE

web Dora Clouttick

 “York College was a stepping stone back in to Higher Education; it helped settle and prepare me so I could hit the ground running when I started my degree at York University.”
Dora Clouttick
BSc Extended Degree in Environmental Science

 web Fiona Salmond-Smith

“The tutors were outstanding. They offer support and advice and show a great belief in each and every student.”
Fiona Salmond-Smith
BA (Hons) Business Management

web Jack Leaning
“My course will give me a solid qualification to use in the future.”

Jack Leaning – Cricketer in the Yorkshire first team
National Diploma in Sport

web Jayne Wellock

“I would not be where I am today with my confidence, self-belief and career if I had not walked through the College doors, then had the support of all of the academic and support staff, and that of my fellow peers.”

Jane Wellock
BA (Hons) Educational Leadership - Children’s Workforce; PGCE

 web Jodie-Marie Toone
“The course has been fantastic! The tuition is excellent, the mentoring system invaluable and being able to work with a range of professionals and students has cemented my decision to teach.”

Jodie-Marie Toone
A Levels: Psychology, Sociology, Law and Early Modern History; PGCE

 web Kelly Peaurt
“The facilities were amazing, the sports hall was a great size, the 3G pitch was awesome to play football and we had everything we needed to train and move forward in our sport and course.”

Kelly Peaurt
FdSc Sports Therapy

web Linda Harrison
“My life has been transformed through learning at York College; I have made some great friends. Getting my degree has been a passion and a pleasure. I feel very proud of my achievements and I am so grateful to my tutors for their encouragement and support”.

Linda Harrison
BA (Hons) Educational Leadership - Children’s Workforce; PGCE

web Lisa Fenwick
“York College was ideal for multiple reasons: The tutors were flexible, I felt settled and comfortable and I was offered fantastic sporting opportunities including travelling around the country with the College football team.”

Lisa Fenwick
FdSc Sports Therapy

web Matt Hindmarch
“I found the tutors at York College really approachable and knowledgeable in their subjects, and the other students on the course so welcoming.”

Matt Hindmarch
FdSc Sports Therapy

web Rosie Corrigan
“I loved being a student at York College! The tutors encouraged us to think outside the box; they helped us to grow into young adults, as well as grow academically.”
Rosie Corrigan – Mayor of Selby
A Levels: Government and Politics, Law, English Language and Literature and Modern History

web Xalvador Tin-Bradbury

“Thanks to the support I gained from York College I have been able to make a successful career out of something I am passionate about, which I am very grateful for.”

Xalvador Tin-Bradbury – Professional Actor
Extended Diploma in Performing Arts (Musical Theatre)