Conference & Meeting facilities

Room hire

As well as providing a wide range of learning opportunities, West Highland College UHI also has rooms suitable for training, meetings, workshops and video conferencing that can be hired on a per day, half day or evening basis.

Contact your local college centre or Customer Services in Fort William on 01397 874000 or or have a look at our Accommodation Hire brochure for more information.

College cafés

There are college cafes at our college centres in Fort William and Portree.

They are open Monday - Friday offering catering services to students, staff and members of the public.

Our priority is to provide our customers with an imaginative, wide ranging and economical catering service.  Hot filled rolls are available from 9am until 11am daily, along with fresh bakery produce and healthy choice options. We prepare on site, a varied selection of sandwiches which are available throughout the day.   Home made soup and toasties are available daily along with a selection of traditional cooked dishes and light snacks. Come along and sample our home made cakes and delicious scones!

We hope that during your time at West Highland College UHI you will take the opportunity to come along and sample our fare.   You will always be assured of a friendly welcome by our staff.

Opening times

Fort William: Monday-Friday, 9am to 3pm with lunch being served between 12.15pm and 1.45pm

Portree: Monday-Friday, 10am - 2.30pm

Training salon - Portree

Our hairdressing training salon is open to students, staff and the general public.  We offer a comprehensive range of treatments at student-friendly prices.

Our training salon provides state-of-the-art training facilities for our full time Hairdressing SVQ students.

To find out more or book an appointment telephone 01397 874580 or email

As we are a training establishment, additional time will be required for services. We would appreciate if this could be allowed for.