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Student Life at Forth Valley College

It’s the little things that all add up to make sure you have the best possible learning experience. 

It’s about knowing who to contact if you have questions and how to get extra help if you need it. It’s also about making sure you have your funding in place and that you can find your way around campus. You also need to know where you can grab lunch, book a PC, find a cash machine or store your bike! Or maybe you’re interested in getting involved with the Student Association or taking advantage of our fitness suites or hair and beauty salons. Whatever you need, you'll find it here. 

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“The college has helped me move onto the next stage of my career by allowing me to push myself to gain the qualifications I needed to start university and enter straight into third year at Heriot -Watt."

Scott Bower - HND Mechanical Engineering, Department of Applied Science, Maths and Mechanical Engineering

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Key dates

3rd Term 18/19
Term Begins Monday 15 April 2019
Easter Holiday Friday 19 April - Monday 22 April 2019
Spring Holiday Monday 6 May and Tuesday 7 May 2019
Full-time classes end Friday 14 June 2019
1st Term 19/20
Full-time Course Enrolment Starts from Monday 19 August 2019
Term 1 Begins Starts from Monday 26 August 2019
September Holiday Monday 9 September 2019
October Holiday Monday 14 October – Friday 19 October 2019
Christmas and New Year Holidays Monday 23 December 2019 – Friday 3 January 2020
2nd Term 19/20
Term Begins Monday 6 January 2020
February Holiday Monday 17 February – Friday 21 February 2020
April Holiday Friday 3 April – Friday 17 April 2020
3rd Term 19/20
Term Begins Monday 20 April 2020
Spring Holiday Monday 4 May and Tuesday 5 May 2020
Full-time classes end Friday 12 June 2020