Adverse Weather


You can check here for updates of any College Centre closures before you set off on your journey this Winter.

You can also visit our Facebook page for notice of any reopening times and further information.


All centres are currently open. Snow is forecast. As always, if staff or students are in any doubt about whether a college centre will be open due to adverse weather conditions, please call before setting out. Keep safe!


Kinlochleven - Kinlochleven College Centre closed at 4pm today due to flooding in the main building. Please check with the Centre staff on 01397 874250 or via the Centre's Facebook page regarding opening times for the remainder of this week.


Gairloch - The Centre will reopen at noon. It has been be closed on the morning of the Tuesday January 14th due to extensive flooding and debris on surrounding roads. Please watch out for further updates on the West Highland College UHI - Gairloch Facebook page or call the centre on the number below if you are unsure about travel.

All other centres expect to open as normal

If you are in any doubt about making a journey to any of our College centres due to weather conditions or road closures then please call ahead before setting out.

The College centres can be contacted on the following telephone numbers:

  • Auchtertyre: 01599 566775 or 01397 874510
  • Broadford: 01471 822622 or 01397 874530
  • Fort William: 01397 874000
  • Gairloch: 01397 874543
  • Kilchoan: 01397 874260
  • Kinlochleven: 01397 874250
  • Mallaig: 01687 460345 or 01397 874600
  • Portree: 01478 611310 or 01397 874500
  • Strontian: 01397 874280
  • Ullapool: 01854 613099 or 01397 874540