East 15 Acting School

Information for current students

Information for current students

As a current student you have access to an extensive range of resources, support and facilities at East 15 and the University of Essex.

Term dates

Term dates for 2018/2019

Term dates for 2019/20

Term dates for continuing students for 2019/20

Applicants should not assume that term dates will be exactly the same from year to year.

Student handbooks

 You will need a University of Essex log in to access these resources:


You will need a University of Essex log in to use Moodle.

Professional Code of Conduct

The Professional Code of Conduct is applied at the beginning of the academic year to all practice-led postgraduate modules and all undergraduate modules in Years 2 and 3.  First-year Undergraduate and Cert HE in Theatre Arts students are exempt from the Part A of the PCC up to (and including) Friday 1 November 2019. After this date, the PCC will be applied to ALL students. Please ensure you are familiar with this document:

Federation of Drama Schools Ethical Code

In the wake of recent revelations in the theatre world concerning sexual harassment, the member schools of the Federation of Drama Schools have looked carefully at existing rehearsal and training processes to see how improvements can be rapidly made. For details please see:

For more information about East 15's response to the to the Ethical Code and our associated policies, please visit Moodle.

Fees and funding information

Student staff liaison committee meetings

To access information about the Student and Staff Liaison Committee including minutes and reports, please visit Moodle.

Learn a language

Do you want to speak French (in Loughton) or French, German or Spanish (in Southend)? Our Languages for All programme gives you the chance to learn a language as no extra cost, alongside your degree, helping you stand out when applying for jobs after you graduate.