Outstanding Student Support

At KGV we are always here for you! We will get to know you personally and ensure you have everything you need to help you succeed.

Throughout your time with us, we will always support you in whatever way you want. Whether that is through comprehensive careers advice and guidance or via financial, learning or personal support.

Parents and carers matter to us too! So if you have any questions or worries during your young person's time at KGV, be sure to get in touch, we are very happy to help.

University & Careers

We are committed to providing all our students with an outstanding level of careers education, information, advice and guidance. Whatever path you choose to take, our approachable and friendly staff have expertise in writing UCAS personal statements, CVs, cover letters and job applications and can provide you with professional and impartial advice to help guide you towards a successful career in your chosen field.

Personal Support

Students are at the centre of what we offer at KGV and our aim is to create a nurturing environment where every student thrives and reaches their potential. We have staff available for any individual who may need support and care during their time with us.

Learning Support

Our Learning Support Team offer tailored support and guidance to ensure every student has a positive and rewarding learning experience and we aim to support all students with difficulties or disabilities.


At KGV we want your time at College to be as enjoyable and successful as possible. In order to ensure this, keeping you safe is our top priority. We are committed to giving our students a safe and positive place to learn and strive to ensure their health, safety and wellbeing at all times.

Travel Passes

The College offers students who live over 1 mile away from College, and study a full-time Further Education course, the opportunity to apply for a free travel pass.

Financial Support

At KGV we have a range of financial support packages designed to help meet a range of costs associated with studying.

Health & Wellbeing Support

It's ok to not feel ok but you don’t need to struggle alone.

There is lots of help available out there. Our Student Support Team have lots of suggestions for where to seek help outside of College.

The King's Scholarships

When applying to study at KGV, Southport school pupils are offered the opportunity to apply for a £1000 Scholarship, enabling them to excel at the very highest level in their academic endeavours.

Equality & Diversity

KGV College is committed to creating a safe and inclusive environment that offers equal opportunities to all. We value diversity and promote and implement equality of opportunity in all of the activities and services that we provide to staff, students and visitors to the College.


At KGV, we are passionate about equality and diversity, ensuring that we are inclusive and supportive of all students and we are proud to support the LGBT+ community.

Meet our Student Progress Team

From enrolling at the College and settling in all the way through to securing a spot with your chosen university or employer; we are there to provide advice and guidance every step of the way. All students that enrol on a study programme at KGV are assigned a personal progress coach and our mission is to ensure that you have all the tools you need to achieve your aspirations whilst studying at KGV.

Find out how we support you

Support questions

We are often asked the following questions by our students...

KGV offers students a range of support services including careers advice and guidance, financial support, learning support and personal support. Visit us at one of our open evenings or contact Reception to find out more.

When you fill out your application for KGV, you’ll be asked to tell us about any support needs you have. After we have received your application, we’ll contact you to discuss the help we can give you during your time at College.

To apply for your College Travel Pass, once you have enrolled with us, you need to register and apply through the PayMyStudent portal.

Pay My Student

Term Dates

Summer Term 2024

Half Term
Monday 27 May - Friday 31 May (inclusive)

Autumn Term 2024

Half Term
Monday 21 October - Friday 1 November (inclusive)

Spring Term 2025

Half Term
Monday 17 - Friday 21 February (inclusive)

Summer Term 2025

Half Term
Monday 26 May - Friday 30 May (inclusive)