If you have any questions that aren't answered on this page, or by the Online Application Guide, please contact the Admissions team.
All applications are completed online using the Esher College online applications system.
Guaranteed Applicants apply in the June/July window of year 10
Open Applicants apply in the September window of year 11
What age are students at Esher College?
Esher College provides education for students aged 16-19. Applications are therefore accepted from prospective students who will be aged 16 or 17 at the point of enrolment.
I can’t remember my password what do I do?
You can reset your password by clicking on the "Forgot password?" link on the Online Applications login screen, or by clicking the link below.
The Forgotten Password page will ask you to enter the email address you signed up with. You will then be sent an email with a link to reset your password.
My application states that it is pending, what does this mean?
All Open Applications will be pending until the outcome of the ballot has been released whereby you will be able to log-in to your account to check if you have been successful.
How is the reserve list generated?
The reserve list is generated by ballot in the same way as Open place offers are made.
How often do I need to check my account to see if I have moved up the list?
You do not need to check your online account, we will write to you if we are able to offer you a place.
How likely is it that reserve list students will be offered a place?
This is impossible to answer as it varies from year to year. We can say that some reserve list students have been offered places most years in the recent past.
How many students are placed on the reserve list each year?
We usually have a reserve list of around 200 students.
What is the length of the College Day?
The College Day starts at 8:55, with last lesson finishing at 4:15. Students will have an individual timetable once they have enrolled.
How many scheduled hours of teaching per subject will I receive per week?
You will receive approximately 4 hours 20 minutes per subject per week
When will I hear about my interview?
Interviews are held once a month between November and April and you will be given one week's notice. Interviews are always between 3:15 and 5:30 and you may need to ask permission from your school to leave early.