College Students

Coming to Hartpury College


Now you've got your offer, you're probably wondering what happens next. Here you'll find everything you need to know about Coming to Hartpury in September 2024*.

This includes useful information on:

  • Booking your Applicant Event
  • Your accommodation options
  • Financial support 
  • Student support
  • An overview of your Coming to Hartpury guides
  • Your next steps

As you prepare to join us over the coming months, we'll add:

  • Digital copies of your three Coming to Hartpury guides - you'll also get printed copies in the post after receiving your academic offer:
    1. Your Next Steps (December 2023)
    2. Your Student Life (March 2024)
    3. Your Enrolment Pack (June 2024)
  • Your enrolment forms
  • International students will also receive their Passport to Hartpury (June 2024), containing details about traveling to the UK
  • Your accommodation and livery packing lists

*Subject to meeting offer conditions.

College Accommodation Common Area

Explore accommodation

Living in on-site college accommodation at Hartpury, you’ll be part of a vibrant and international community of students of all ages who share their experience of life at college and university together on one campus.

With support from 24-hour Residential Support Assistants, seven days a week, and a dedicated accommodation and welfare team, you can rest assured that your time at Hartpury College will be a safe and enjoyable experience.

Supporting you

Our Aspire learning support team is here to help you make the most of everything Hartpury has to offer and succeed in your studies. We can offer additional study support and help with physical difficulties, wellbeing, and specific learning differences.

Your Coming to Hartpury guides

Over the coming months, we'll send you a series of three useful Coming to Hartpury guides containing full details about joining us. Here's a first look at what's to come.

If you're an international student, you'll receive an additional Passport to Hartpury booklet with Your Enrolment Pack. This contains additional details about travelling to and living in the UK.

Your Next Steps

Your essential guide contains information on booking transport, applying for accommodation and/or livery, joining a Sports Academy, applying for a bursary, student support, a timeline of the year and what happens when, as well as details for international students.

Hartpury College Animal Diploma Lecture

Guide 1 - December 2023

Your Student Life

Inside, you'll discover exciting trips, visits abroad, placements, and volunteering, as well as opportunities to gain and evidence your skills through your Hartpury College Certificate. You'll also find out how we'll support you every step of the way.

College Outdoor Adventure Student Climbing

Guide 2 - March 2024

Your Enrolment Pack

It contains important details about joining us, including your enrolment date and time, forms to complete, documents to prepare, payments to make, what to do when you get your exam results, move-in details, term dates, and any kit and/or equipment to buy.

Level 3 Diploma Animal Management

Guide 3 - June 2024

Check your next steps

Check the months below to see what your journey to Hartpury looks like. We'll be in touch via post and email over the coming months, but this gives you an idea of what to look out for. 

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Book your Applicant Event

It's a fantastic opportunity to meet your future teachers and classmates, find out about what it's like to study your course, and ask your important questions.

We hope it'll help you to feel prepared to join us in September 2024*.

Book your place


Join a Sports Academy

If you're serious about sport and compete at a high level, we'll support you to achieve your peak performance in your chosen discipline. 

Membership costs £140* for the year and includes AoC (Association of Colleges) competition entry fees, transport to fixtures and training where required, and access to kit, equipment, and facilities for training with qualified coaches.

Visit our Sports Academy page to find out more about our academies and apply.

Visit Sports Academies page

*Gym membership is an additional £140.


Your Next Steps guide

You'll receive your first guide to Coming to Hartpury; Your Next Steps in the post and via email. It will explain what happens now that you've got your offer to study at Hartpury College and show you what you need to do next. Keep it somewhere safe so you can refer back over the coming months.


Season's greetings

We'll be in touch with a seasonal message to wish you well over the festive period.

Apply for transport 

If you live near Hartpury and would like to travel to and from campus on one of our buses, you can apply for your place now.

Visit our transport page to find out more, including bus routes and prices, and apply.

Visit transport page


Your Student Life guide

You'll receive your second guide to Coming to Hartpury; Your Student Life in the post and via email. 

It'll give you a taste of the exciting opportunities ahead, that will help you grow and develop into a confident young adult, ready for a successful future.

Apply for a bursary

1 April 2024: Applications open

We offer a range of bursaries and scholarships to help with the cost of your studies. Visit our webpage to check if you're eligible and apply.

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International students | Attend your Student visa webinar and start your visa application

3 April 2024

If you're not a British or Irish citizen, it's very likely you'll require a visa to study in the UK. You can start applying for your Student visa, six months before your start date at Hartpury in September 2024. This will give you plenty of time to get your visa approved, providing you meet the eligibility criteria.

Join our Student visa webinar to prepare for your next steps. Our International Admissions and Immigration Manager, Charlotte Phillips, will talk you through the Student visa application process and answer your questions, so you're clear on what you need to do and when.

We'll be in touch with details on how to book via email. 


Apply for accommodation 

15 April 2024: Applications open

If you want to live on our beautiful campus and join a ready-made community in a secure and vibrant environment, you may be able to. Visit our accommodation page to discover our on-site accommodation options.

Accommodation is not included with your academic offer, so you'll need to apply when booking opens. Demand is high and accommodation is limited, so we allocate based on priority groups. 

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Your Enrolment Pack

You’ll receive Your Enrolment Pack in June 2024 in the post and via email. Packed with important information about coming to Hartpury, it includes your enrolment date, what to bring, and details on what to expect from the day. It also contains your kit list, essential forms to fill in, payments to make, what to do when you get your GCSE results, and information on accommodation and moving in.


International students | Your Passport to Hartpury

If you're an international student, you'll also receive a bespoke Passport to Hartpury guide with information about traveling to and joining us in the UK. It contains advice on booking flights, what to bring, arriving at Hartpury, settling in, and more.

We’ll copies on this page too, so you can access them on the go.


International students | Book your Pre-departure briefing webinar 

Taking place in July 2024

Our International team will tell you everything you need to know about coming to the UK and answer your questions. 

We'll be in touch with details on how to book via email. 

International students | Pre-departure briefing webinar

25 July 2024

Attend your pre-departure briefing webinar with International Manager, Charlotte Phillips, to ensure you're fully informed and prepared to travel to Hartpury in September.

We'll be in touch with details on how to book via email. 

GCSE results day

22 August 2024

This is when you'll get your GCSE results  good luck! We hope your hard work pays off and you get the grades you want.

We'll be in touch to let you know what to do with your GCSE results  in Your Enrolment Pack (arriving in June 2024) and via email.


Enrolment details

You'll have received Your Enrolment Pack in June 2024 (by post and email) with all the information you need about your enrolment. If you haven't received a copy, please email our Admissions team.

In August 2024, we'll send you a reminder email to make sure you're prepared for your Hartpury College enrolment.*

Email Admissions

Before you go

We’ll be in touch with important updates via email over the next few months, so make sure you add us to your ‘allow’ list for your email provider! We’ll also add more details to your undergraduate Coming to Hartpury hub, so keep checking back.

We can’t wait to welcome you to Hartpury in September*.

*Subject to meeting offer conditions.