Thank you for taking time to explore North London Collegiate School. We welcome you to our website and look forward to guiding you through our admissions process. For over 160 years, NLCS has dedicated itself to providing an exceptional education for girls. We seek to admit girls who, in addition to academic ability and potential, will contribute positively to school life through their motivation, intellectual curiosity and willingness to try new things. We admit girls from all backgrounds who meet the academic criteria.
In this section of the website you will find information about applying for a place at NLCS, including our Admissions Policy.
Entry at 4+
Each year 40 girls start in the Reception classes of the Junior School.
Entry at 7+
Each year 8 to 10 girls join Year 3 of the Junior School.
Entry at 11+
Each year approximately 60 girls join Year 7 of the Senior School.
Entry at 16+
Each year approximately 20 girls join the Sixth Form at NLCS.
Visit the School
The best way to discover NLCS is to visit. We hold an Open Day in the Autumn Term, as well as special School in Action Mornings and Taster Afternoons.
Admission to North London Collegiate School at other ages is on a case-by-case basis and subject to the occasional opening of a place in a particular year. For information about non-standard admission, please contact as appropriate: Christine Wallace, Junior School Admissions Officer, on 020 8952 1276 or CWallace@nlcs.org.uk ; or Linda Chambers, Senior School Admissions Officer, on 020 8951 6468 or LMChambers@nlcs.org.uk.