Applying to Holy Cross


Before you start college life at Holy Cross you will have completed our applications process managed by the Admissions team. The Admissions team will oversee the following key stages:

  • the online application
  • your interview
  • your formal offer
  • and your enrolment to college 


When you apply, you will create an 'application portal' through which future communications will be managed. The e-mail address and password you use for this will be very important, please keep these safe.


If you have any queries at all regarding your application please contact the Admissions Team.  We are available during Term Time,  8.30am to 3.30pm, Monday to Thursday and to 2.15pm Friday, or you can email us on

Provisional Application Calendar 2021 - 22
Date Activity
Monday 4th October, 2021Online applications open
Friday 3rd December 2021Closing date for online applications
From November 2021 to January 2022Interviews
Friday 11th February 2022Final offers sent
End of February 2022Final deadline to accept offers
Monday 27th June 2022New Students' Days
August 2022Enrolment
September 2022Induction and start of lessons
Photograph of a statue at Holy Cross College

Admissions Team

Phone: 0161 762 4510