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Sal­is­bury Campus

Locat­ed on the out­skirts of his­toric Sal­is­bury, the College’s Sal­is­bury cam­pus offers a wide range of voca­tion­al and cre­ative cours­es from entry lev­el through to degrees val­i­dat­ed by some of the UK’s top universities.

The cam­pus is cur­rent­ly under­go­ing a £14million rede­vel­op­ment to refresh a large pro­por­tion of its teach­ing facil­i­ties and has already seen a suite of labs com­plet­ed to facil­i­tate excit­ing new cours­es in the Life Sciences.


Devel­op­ments

The devel­op­ment at our Sal­is­bury cam­pus was made pos­si­ble by over £24m of invest­ment into our Sal­is­bury and Lack­ham cam­pus­es, secured by the Swin­don & Wilt­shire Local Enter­prise Part­ner­ship (SWLEP). More than £14million is being spent on refur­bish­ing a new build­ing and trans­form­ing the whole cam­pus. Work start­ed on re-cladding the exte­ri­or of the cam­pus in Novem­ber 2018, and in June 2019 build­ing works com­menced to replace the Bourne build­ing at the heart of the campus. 

Uni­ver­si­ty Partnerships


As a Col­lege, we are proud of our part­ner­ships with some of the UK’s top uni­ver­si­ties. Our Sci­ence, Pho­tog­ra­phy and Film Degrees are val­i­dat­ed by Bournemouth Uni­ver­si­ty. And with an exten­sive range of indus­try-stan­dard facil­i­ties at our Sal­is­bury cam­pus, our degrees give our stu­dents the com­pet­i­tive edge to thrive and suc­ceed in their cho­sen sec­tor. Our pho­tog­ra­phy stu­dents have access to the lat­est dig­i­tal imag­ing soft­ware, ful­ly equipped stu­dios, large and medi­um for­mat cam­eras and more. Film pro­duc­tion and cin­e­matog­ra­phy stu­dents have access to a range of the lat­est pro­fes­sion­al broad­cast equip­ment includ­ing dig­i­tal cam­eras, sound and light­ing equip­ment and non-lin­ear edit suites. Find out more and apply to study with us today.

The Aspire Acad­e­my of Hair and Beauty

Stu­dents on our cours­es in Hair and Beau­ty learn in our Aspire Salons. Light, bright and wel­com­ing, the indus­try-stan­dard salons are ful­ly equipped with a range of pro­fes­sion­al equip­ment and lead­ing brands such as Der­ma­log­i­ca, L’Oréal Pro­fes­sion­nel and Jane Iredale, giv­ing stu­dents the oppor­tu­ni­ty to learn in a real salon envi­ron­ment using high-qual­i­ty products. 

The salons are open to the pub­lic, with all treat­ments pro­vid­ed by super­vised stu­dents and offered at a rep­re­sen­ta­tive rate. To find out more about the Aspire Salons across the Col­lege or book an appoint­ment, fol­low the link. 

The Wes­sex Restaurant

The Wes­sex Restau­rant is a stu­dent-run restau­rant open to mem­bers of the pub­lic once a week. Our Cater­ing and Hos­pi­tal­i­ty stu­dents expe­ri­ence life in the indus­try right from the start, train­ing in pro­fes­sion­al, indus­try stan­dard kitchens on cam­pus. They put their train­ing to the test by serv­ing food to pay­ing cus­tomers at The Wes­sex Restau­rant. As well as food ser­vice, stu­dents learn how to make hot and cold drinks, take orders, serve food and pro­vide excep­tion­al cus­tomer ser­vice, all under the super­vi­sion of our trained staff. 

Accom­mo­da­tion at Salisbury


St Mary’s Halls of Res­i­dence fea­tures 66 stu­dent rooms, avail­able to any­one enrolled on a course at lev­el 2 or above. The rooms have self-cater­ing facil­i­ties and com­mu­nal areas includ­ing a bar, lounge area, games room, gym and com­put­er room. Find out more and apply for accom­mo­da­tion here.


Other Facilities

Art, Media and Music

The cam­pus is home to a fan­tas­tic range of cre­ative arts pro­grammes for school leavers, includ­ing Art and Design, Games Devel­op­ment, Film , Media, Music and Per­form­ing Arts. 

Deliv­ered by expe­ri­enced, spe­cial­ist tutors in our indus­try-stan­dard work­shops, class­rooms and stu­dios, our cours­es are a great intro­duc­tion to the cre­ative industries. 

The media divi­sion includes Mac suites, state-of-the-art music record­ing and pro­duc­tion stu­dios and spe­cial­ist games devel­op­ment suites, as well as The Cave’, our new games expe­ri­ence hub. 

Art and Design stu­dents work in qui­et, ded­i­cat­ed stu­dio spaces, spe­cial­ist dark­room and tex­tile facil­i­ties and 3D work­shop areas, and can access a range of cre­ative soft­ware in our IT facilities. 

The Craft Cen­tre for Con­struc­tion and Trades

Bespoke con­struc­tion facil­i­ties in Salisbury’s Craft Cen­tre are designed for teach­ing trades includ­ing plumb­ing and gas, car­pen­try and join­ery, brick­lay­ing and elec­tri­cal instal­la­tion. Taught by expe­ri­enced and knowl­edge­able tutors, our stu­dents learn in real­is­tic train­ing envi­ron­ments with indus­try stan­dard equipment. 

Motorve­hi­cle Workshops

The large motor vehi­cle work­shops at Sal­is­bury are home to a range of vehi­cles for stu­dents to learn and train with. 

The work­shops also house a diverse range of indus­try-stan­dard equip­ment includ­ing hydraulic lifts and ramps, fault-find­ing diag­nos­tic equip­ment, air con­di­tion­ing machines, pow­er and hand tools and CAD soft­ware. Stu­dents learn about a wide range of vehi­cle sys­tems from spe­cial­ist tutors with indus­try expe­ri­ence and knowledge. 

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