Find out more about applying at National Star

Whether you’d like to get a feel for what it’s like to study at National Star College or are eager to get the application process rolling, take a look at our handy guide below to find out what you need to do next.

I’m thinking of applying to National Star College

We know that the move into further education can be a big step, and that there’s lots to think about. If you’re considering applying to National Star College, we recommend doing the following to get to know us better:

Browse learning and living

Learning programmes

Our friendly tutors, coordinators, facilitators and therapy staff will work with you to build a learning programme that’s personalised to your interests, aspirations and needs. Find out more about our learning programmes and view our prospectus here.

Therapy and health

From aquatic therapy to physiotherapy, we offer students a range of specialist programmes designed to enable you to have ownership of your wellbeing. Find out more about our therapy and health services.


If you decide to join National Star College as a residential student, you’ll be living in an environment that enables you to develop your life skills, make new friends and, with the support of our experienced staff, take more control over your own care. Find out more about our accommodation.

Book a visit

Get a flavour of what life is like at National Star College by booking a visit. This is a great opportunity to see our Ullenwood campus in action and speak to students and staff. Find out more about booking a visit.

Get in touch

For more information about applying to National Star College please contact our friendly Admissions team at or on 01242 534928.

I’m ready to apply to National Star College

After you have visited us or talked through your options with our Admissions team, you may feel ready to make your application. Here’s what you need to do next:

Register for an assessment

Registering for an assessment will enable us to better understand what support you might need for your studies, life skills, personal care and therapies. It will also help us to establish what specialist equipment you might need to make sure that you have everything you need to settle in quickly. Find out more about the assessment process. Information about our appeals procedure can be found here.

Talk to us

We know that the application and funding process can be tough, and we’re here to help support you at every step. Our Admissions team are on hand to answer any questions you might have, provide guidance and point you in the right direction should you need them to.

Find out more

For more information about National Star College and the application process please contact our Admissions team at or on 01242 534928 / 527631.

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