Your offer at Barnsley College

We understand that this is a difficult time and want to reassure you that your application and future plans are important to us.

Please don’t worry about the current situation, this will not affect your chances of joining us. Obviously the national position regarding exams will be taken into consideration. We have a wide range of courses available and will work closely with you to guide you through your learner journey.

Amendment to Higher Education offer deadline dates

If you’ve already submitted an application via UCAS and received an offer on a full time course starting in September 2020, UCAS has extended the deadline date for you to respond to your offer.

19 May 2020 – is the new deadline date for applicants to reply to any offers they receive by 31 March 2020. Failure to reply by this date will result in your offer being automatically declined.

 UCAS has also extended the date by which the college must make a decision and reply to any applications received by 15 January 2020

This is now 20 May 2020

Our website will be updated with key messages during this period of time. We have also provided a list of useful links below, however if you have any questions or would like any further Information Advice and Guidance you can email the team at

We will continue to keep you updated throughout this difficult time. We hope you and those you love, remain safe and healthy and we look forward to welcoming you to the College in the near future.

Kind Regards

Mel Jenkinson

Head of Student Recruitment

Useful Websites:

UCAS COVID-19 Updates

Free Bus & Travel

Additional Learning Support Jackie Reaney HE Disability Advisor via email

Financial Support

Job Shop

Last updated: 8th April 2020

Originally posted on: 20th March 2020