Information for parents
Is your son or daughter joining us?
We understand that a change of education for your son or daughter can be an exciting yet daunting time. Rest assured, we're here to make the transition as easy as possible.
Read through our handy information, which takes you through the process and what you can expect as a parent or guardian of a student with us.
Joining Blackburn College
Tracking your child's progress
We use a system called ProMonitor to record information about your child such as attendance, punctuality, target grades and tutor-written reports.
As a parent, you have access to this system, allowing you to track your child’s progress during their time with us.
It will also allow you to better understand your son or daughter’s strengths, weaknesses and areas for development.
Joining University Centre at Blackburn College
Applying for Financial Support (16-18 and 19+ further education)
Pay My Student enables students to apply for financial support, bursaries, and childcare allowances. Once an application has been submitted, evidence can be uploaded and students can payments that have been or made.