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 2020 - 21
Date Activity
Thursday 1st October 2020Online applications open
Monday 2nd to Friday 27th November 2020Virtual Open Event
Friday 4th December 2020Closing date for online applications
From November 2020 to January 2021 Interviews
Friday 12th February 2021Final offers sent
End of February 2021Final deadline to accept offers
Date to be confirmedNew Students' Day
From Friday 27th August 2021Enrolment
September 2021Induction
Photograph of a statue at Holy Cross College

Admissions Team

Phone: 0161 762 4510