College News

The College celebrated ‘A Year in Review’ at the Annual Open Meeting on Monday 9 June at the Dumfries Campus which was the precursor to a week of College celebrations as another academic year concludes. The event was opened by College Principal Carol Turnbull who welcomed everyone to the College.  Attendees included College Board Members, staff, students, local employers, representatives from the Region’s schools and members of the public.  The new Regional...
Thursday, June 12, 2014 - 10:17
Our next open Information Day is on Thursday 7 August 4 - 7pm. College academic and support staff will be available to offer advice on courses commencing August 2014. This is an ideal opportunity to view the College and ask for a tour. If you want to find out more about College Life, click on the link below. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HOk9QxuQSI4 Back to College New
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 - 12:31
Come along to the Annual Open Meeting and find out more about your local College. 
Friday, May 9, 2014 - 13:00
Dumfries and Galloway College offers a wide range of qualifications and courses at further and higher education levels across a diverse curriculum. The Board of Management of the College is looking for people with a strong commitment to changing lives and an understanding of the value of education and training. This is an opportunity to make an important contribution to the strategic direction and governance of the College. You will be part of a new Regional College Board during a period of...
Friday, May 9, 2014 - 12:53
Dumfries & Galloway College hosted the Annual Schools Competition on Thursday 1st May.  The competition was once again extremely popular with the regions secondary schools.  The day was a great success with 12 out of the 16 schools battling it out to be crowned the winner of the Schools Competition 2014. The competition is a taster day with a difference, with the main purpose of the day being to provide S3 pupils with an introduction to the College and the various subject...
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 - 13:51
College are holding an Information Evening on Tuesday 29th April - 5-7pm. Staff will be available to offer advice. Want to find out more about College Life, click on the link below. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HOk9QxuQSI4 
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 10:37
The Board of Management recently gave approval for an exciting new development at the Dumfries Campus with the re-introduction of Hospitality provision. Courses are due to start in August 2015, however there is a large amount of work beforehand to prepare the building and create facilities for learners. There are also a number of internal changes required to accommodate the new training kitchen, storage, changing areas and training restaurant. There is a team of people working on this...
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 - 11:07
Dumfries and Galloway College are extremely proud of Hairdressing Learner Freya Holgate who has secured a place at the Wella Xposure Scottish Regional Heats at South Lanarkshire College. For the first stage entrants were asked to send a photographic entry including; colour, cut and styling information. Freya produced a very high standard of work and we were delighted to hear that out of the hundreds of entry’s Wella received, she has achieved one of the 20 places in the Scottish...
Thursday, March 6, 2014 - 12:17
Stranraer Campus will be closed today due to water supply issues.  Please remember course material can still be accessed via LearnNet.
Monday, March 3, 2014 - 10:46
The college network systems are undergoing essential maintenance work today. This will affect some areas of the website. The following areas may be unavailable today : course search online course applications COLIN If you experience any issues with these areas of the website, please do not contact the college, but do, please, try again tonight or tomorrow (Wednesday)  
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 - 09:56