COVID-19: Open Study College Student Updates

March 19, 2020 / Libby Barrett

Keep up to date with the latest news on the Coronavirus and how it might affect you.

Updated 24th March 2020

From Wednesday 25th March until further notice, we have new opening hours.

General enquiries: Mon-Fri (9am-5pm). Sat (11am-5pm) via our usual number: 03300 563100.

You can also get in touch with us through our website and live chat.

If you are an existing student, our student support team will be available through email only. Please email, and our lovely student support team will get back to you as soon as they can.

Updated 24th March 2020

Following the announcement from PM Boris Johnson last night, we have put measures in place to ensure you still receive the same level of care and customer service whilst also making sure our OSC family remain safe.

We want to assure you that we are still here for you during this difficult time, our support teams and tutors are working remotely to ensure your study with us remains uninterrupted.

Our phone lines will be closed for a day on 24th March 2020 to allow us to make the necessary alterations to avoid minimal disruption to our service. However, during this time, you can still contact us via email and live chat and we will get back to you as soon as possible:

General enquiries:

Student support:

Updated 19th March 2020

A Level and GCSE Students

Following the government update yesterday we are aware that A Level and GCSE exams will no longer be taking place in May and June this year due to schools being closed.

We are monitoring the news and working closely with our exam boards and centres. Please bear with us while we wait to receive further instructions and we will update you as soon as possible.

CACHE placement students

Following the government update yesterday regarding school closures, Open Study College will provide free extensions based on the period of time lost whilst the schools are closed.

You can complete knowledge-based assignments and still submit them to your tutor to be marked if you wish. However, bear in mind that some work cannot be completed unless you are on placement.

We are monitoring the news and working closely with CACHE and will provide more details once we have further information.

We want to reassure our students that we are here for you and we have put measures in place to maintain the same high level of service you would normally receive.

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Libby Barrett

As Digital Content Executive for OSC, I'm currently studying my IDM Digital Marketing qualification through distance learning. I absolutely love all things creative and when I'm not at Open Study College, I'm being a complete theatre nerd, performing in panto or amateur productions!

COVID-19: Open Study College Student Updates
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