Term dates and opening hours

Find out City of Bristol College’s terms dates and opening times.

Please note, until further notice, our opening times have changed.

For more information and latest updates please view our coronavirus information.

Student working from home

Our 2019/2020 academic year finished on Friday 26 June 2020. We are now accepting applications for our next academic year. How to apply.

Term dates 2020/2021

Autumn term dates

Starts: Tuesday 1 September 2020

Half-term: Monday 26 October – Friday 30 October 2020

Ends: Friday 18 December 2020

Christmas break

Monday 21 December 2020 – Friday 1 January 2021

Spring term dates

Starts: Monday 4 January 2021

Half-term: Monday 15 February – Friday 19 February 2021

Ends: Thursday 1 April 2021

Easter

Friday 2 April – Friday 16 April 2021

Summer term dates

Starts: Monday 19 April 2021

May Day: Monday 3 May 2021

Half-term: Monday 31 May – Friday 4 June 2021

Ends: Monday 12 July 2021

Opening hours

Coronavirus opening times update

Our college centres will reopen in September.

We’re slowly and safely reopening. You may be invited to a centre for essential lessons, interviews or enrolment appointments.

To keep everyone safe, please only come to a centre if you have been invited to do so.

Our usual opening times are stated below.

Opening times vary depending on the time of year and centre (Ashley Down Centre, Advanced Engineering Centre, College Green Centre, Motor Vehicle Technology Centre or South Bristol Skills Academy).

Advanced Engineering Centre (AEC) at Parkway

Term-time: Monday – Thursday, 08:30-16:30, Friday 08:30-16:00

Half-terms: Monday – Thursday, 08:30-16:30, Friday 08:30-16:00

Ashley Down Centre

Term-time: Monday – Thursday, 08:30 – 19:00, Friday 08:30 – 17:00

Half-terms: Monday – Friday, 08:30 -17:00

College Green Centre

Term-time: Monday – Thursday, 08:30 – 19:00, Friday 08:30 – 17:00

Half-terms: Monday – Friday, 08:30 – 17:00

Motor Vehicle Technology Centre at Parkway

Term-time: Monday – Thursday, 08:30-16:30, Friday 08:30-16:00

Half-terms: Monday – Thursday, 08:30 -16:30, Friday 08:30-16:00

South Bristol Skills Academy (SBSA)

Term-time: Monday – Thursday, 08:30-17:00, Friday 08:30-16:00

Half-terms: Monday – Thursday, 08:30-17:00, Friday 08:30-16:00