College Notices - 27th January 2012

by Kim small.  

Please find below a summary of notices shown to students this week:

All Students:

Holocaust Memorial Day

  • The SU marked Holocaust Memorial day in the quiet garden today.


  • Please remember there is only 1 designated area for smoking on the College site.
  • Please respect our neighbour's and do not smoke at the College entrances or in the creche car park

Sexual Health Clinic

  • Contraception and Sexual Health Clinic
  • Every Friday from 12.15pm to 2.00pm
  • Rooms 504-505 in the Student Hub - use the Orange door (Austen end entrance)

First Years:

Qualifications on entry on ILP

  • Please check the 'Qualifications on Entry' section on your ILP
  • If any of your qualifications are missing, please bring the certificates to the Student Hub to enable us to update your records.

Studying Abroad

  • Considering studying abroad after College?
  • Find out about all aspects by attending a 'Studying Abroad' presentation
  • Tuesday 7th February @ 12.45pm
  • Sign up at the Student Hub or email

Second Years:

Student Finance

  • Remember to complete your Student Finance application as soon as possible.
  • The University of Portsmouth are coming in for the first of a series of workshops on the 7th February (10am-2pm) to help you with the process.
  • If you want help in completing your application, take advantage of this valuable opportunity.

Uni Interview Feedback

  • If you have recently attended / or are due to attend an interview for any Higher Education course, please complete a Feedback Form (available from the Hub desk).
  • Your responses may help future Alton College students.
  • Thank you.

Replying to UCAS offers

  • If you are at the stage of replying to your university offers, please remember to give this careful thought.
  • We strongly advise that you select an insurance offer that is safe and within your current working at grades.
  • Your insurance must ask for lower grades than your firm.
  • Last year nationally 42% of applicants had an insurance at or above their firm offer - don't let this be you!
  • See presentation on Moodle for further advice: Moodle / Student Resources / Higher Education / Replying to Offers -