At South Essex College, we are dedicated to making sure you make the most of your studies and your life.

Our teams provide advice, support and guidance for current and prospective students in many areas such as course and career advice, financial advice including travel and childcare, pastoral support and counselling. We welcome applications from students with additional support needs, providing high quality learning support to students from entry level to higher education.

  • special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) - local offer (details coming soon)
    Our specialist team is here to support you to succeed on your course. We believe that all students have the right to receive high quality, relevant education at an appropriate level. Our support at South Essex College will encourage independence and autonomy.
  • course and career advice
    We can help you find the right course and discuss your options for further study. We can provide guidance on choosing a career and the best pathway to take. You can make an appointment or there are drop-in times available Please be aware that certain times of the year are busier than others.
  • financial advice including travel and childcare
    We are able to advise you on paying for your course, childcare support and travel discounts that you might be eligible for as a student.
  • pastoral support and counselling
    We have a dedicated team of advisers who can support you during your time at college as well as access to trained counsellors. We work with a range of specialist support groups and organisations.