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In this section you will find QAC's news releases, events and general news stories about the College.

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Latest News

Student Bursary Fund Applications now Open for the 2017-18 Academic Year

08 September 2017

Queen Alexandra College has a small allocation of bursary money that can be used to support any learner experiencing financial hardship. Our aim is to support learners who might otherwise be financially disadvantaged...

Student achievements and Leavers recognised in annual "Friends and Families Day" celebrations

Special Achievement Awards at F&F Day

21 August 2017

Our staff, students and their families once again gathered for the annual "Friends and Families Day" on 7th July, for a day highlighting the students' achievements over the past year, as well as a chance to formally...

Student leaves her mark on the College as she moves on

Alison next to one of her wall murals

11 July 2017

Alison, a student on our Art & Design course who is also one of our leavers this year, has designed and painted wonderful large scale murals in two of the college's mentoring rooms. She has worked tirelessly to get...

QAC's 20th anniversary celebrated by Time Capsule burial!

Two members of staff by Time Capsule burial site

06 July 2017

On Friday 6th July, a Time Capsule was buried on campus to commemorate QACs 20th Anniversary. The contents of the capsule give a snapshot of QAC and its staff and students as it is now; Staff and students...

QAC Summer Newsletter 2017

QAC News Summer 2017

01 July 2017

QAC News, our external college newsletter, is now available to download for Summer 2017. If you require this information in an alternative format please contact us.  

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Latest Events

Returning Residential Students Arrive - Sunday 10th September 2017

10 September 2017

Our returning Residential Students arrive back on Sunday 10th September 2017.

Returning Day Students Begin - Monday 11th September 2017

11 September 2017

Our returning Day students begin on Monday 11th September 2017.

"Putting the LGBT into your SRE" PSHE training course - Wednesday 4th October 2017

04 October 2017

Our "Putting the LGBT into your SRE" half-day training course will take place on Wednesday 4th October 2017, 1.30pm - 4.30pm. The training will be delivered by Gill Leno, a specialist sex and relationships teacher,...

Open Day for Potential Students/Families - Thursday 5th October 2017

05 October 2017

Time of event: 1.30pm - 4pm Open Day for potential students and their families. You will receive a full tour of the campus and meet several members of staff and students. Please note that you need to attend for the...

Information Day for Professionals - Tuesday 10th October 2017

10 October 2017

Time of event: 10am - 3pm An opportunity for professionals to meet our staff and students, and discover more about QAC. These events are free of charge and include lunch. Please book your places early as...

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What the students say

Being a residential student has really helped me to become more independent I do my own washing and I can cook with a bit of help from staff.

Amy - 18

Powerchair Football and Further Education Programme Student

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