Our main campus has a lot to offer, including bespoke areas for studying business, creative arts, computing, health, public services and automotive.

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Walsall College - Social spaces

Social Spaces

It’s not all work and no rest.  If you’re looking for somewhere to sit and eat while you work, or catch up with friends, then there’s plenty of space in our atrium, canteen and Student Street common room.

Careers Centre

A real careers one-stop-shop. Students can receive one-to-one advice from the team, attend career-based workshops, conduct job searches and applications and research university courses.

Customer Advice and Support Centre

Our customer support staff are always happy to help. Receive advice and guidance on fees, as well as bursaries, free meals and free bus passes and enrolling for courses.

Students' Union

No student facilities are complete without a Student’s Union! Our SU includes a common room, clubs and societies, so you can chill out and be active within your community, while supporting the work of the NUS.

Graduate Academy Hair & Beauty

In partnership with the Francesco Group, our commercial salon provides students with opportunities to practice styles and treatments, as well as capture their work on camera, all within a professional setting.

Art & Design Studios

Students thrive as artists in our painting and drawing studios, ceramics workshops, print and Mac rooms. The studios also convert easily into exhibition spaces for the student shows that take place throughout the year.

Fashion Studios

Fashion students flourish in our two, fully-equipped fashion studios, complete with large pattern cutting tables and supported by a production room with lockstitch, overlocking machines and industrial steam irons.

Photography Studios

Strike a pose – our campus features a fully-equipped photography studio, with portable backdrops and lighting, plus a traditional large black and white darkroom and contemporary digital studio.

Hospitality Kitchens/Restaurant

Our kitchen areas for hospitality and catering students are on a par with some of the UK’s leading restaurants and dining outlets. Students also support the day-to-day running of the college’s Littleton Restaurant.

Sports Facilities at The Hub

We have virtually every sports facility imaginable. Our superb sports facilities include dance and fitness studios, a sports training and injury clinic, sports hall with badminton courts, jacuzzi, sauna and steam room.

The Venue - Performing Arts/Dance

Performing arts students hone their skills in studio spaces that are ideal for workshops and rehearsals.  Our theatre space is used as the location for all of our annual shows and performances.

IT suites/Cisco Academy

The Academy features bespoke IT equipment from Microsoft and includes a suite of Cisco computer stations and a dedicated network and server room to deliver a global education programme that helps students prepare for careers, such as network security and administration.

Automotive Workshop

Our workshops provide a live working environment for students to ‘learn on the job’ and develop the skills they need to service, maintain and repair a range of vehicles efficiently and safely.

Horticulture Gardens

Supported learning and foundation learning students spend a significant amount of time planting and cultivating a range of seeds, flowers and plants across the acres of land, which also features a pond and a bridge.

Media Studios

Tune into this. Our state-of-the-art studios include broadcast and video-editing studios/suites that have been kitted out with the latest industry equipment and technology that enable on and off-camera creativity to come to life.

 

Travel and Tourism

Our cabin room brings our aviation courses to life.

Health & Social Care/Childcare

Students prepare for work placements and their future careers by using a range of essential care and medical equipment and resources. Early years students can also develop their skills at our on-site Little Professors Nursery.

Job Shop

Get access to a wealth of job-related support and information, all in one place. Search for vacancies, gain advice on CV-writing and applications and much more.

English and Maths Centre

This is the place where our English and maths students can go to complete homework on their own or with classmates, get help with their studies, pick up revision tips and get on top of their English and maths studies.

Learning Resources Centre

Students can access IT facilities, books, journals, newspapers, audio/visual materials and specialist resources. There’s also a digital library packed full of online resources, such as newspapers, images, e-utilities and useful links.

Little Professors Nursery

The nursery cares for students’ and staff members’ children aged from six weeks to five-years-old. It’s a happy, thriving environment where we’ve combined the highest standards of care and education to provide the best possible service.

Canteen and Starbucks

Students, staff and visitors can grab coffee to go from our on-site Starbucks and enjoy light bites or hearty meals in our canteen any time, any day.