Why choose Reigate College?

Reigate College specialises in providing high quality education for 16-19 year old students in a supportive and caring community and is committed to equality of rights and opportunity.

It has the prestigious status of being a 'National Teaching School' and has been graded as 'outstanding' by Ofsted since 2005.

The College typically receives two to three applications per place.


Why Choose Reigate College?

Take a look at our College Video to hear what students say, or read our ten good reasons:

New 3 minute Reigate College video
College video (3 minutes)
October 2018
  1. Reigate College has been graded ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted since 2005 and is regularly placed in the top ten of UK Colleges (using success rates as the criteria).  
  2. In 2015 the College was awarded the accolade of being a National Teaching School, as part of the East Surrey Alliance.
  3. The College’s results show that it provides an environment in which all students can shine – whether they are academically gifted, or find academic studies more challenging.
  4. As a specialist Sixth Form College it has specialist A Level or equivalent subject teachers, who specialise in teaching A Level or equivalent courses. 
  5. The College offers around fifty A Level, BTEC and Technical Level courses - see A to Z course finder  and students can opt to take any combination of subjects. 
  6. Reigate’s facilities are second to none, with an impressive Sports Centre, Dramatic Arts Centre, and Theatre on site and fabulous sports fields at Wallfield on Green Lane (off Park Lane, Reigate).
  7. The College community is an extremely supportive one. Students can expect to be supported throughout their time at College with the mix of support available coming from teachers, tutors, learning support specialists, careers advisors and counsellors.  
  8. Students can pick from an impressive selection of ‘extra-curricular’ clubs and activities to complement their academic studies. See Duke of Edinburgh’s Award, College productions, Competitive Sport and College Activities Programme
  9. Staff in the College's Careers Department do an excellent job helping students plan their future career paths and supporting them with job and university applications.
  10. And finally….. the Students’ Union does a brilliant job ensuring students have a great social life while at College. From parties, to charity events and rallies and talent shows.  See Students’ Union.
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