College Finder is a simple to use website designed to assist you locate a College in your area. There are many reasons why people are searching for colleges located near them. Some are looking for a college to study in, some have recently moved and some want to change colleges. Whatever your reason to locate a college, College Finder is the way to go.
SIMPLE TO USE
Click on the college finder logo in the top right hand corner of any page. This will take you to the “Find My College” tab.
Here you can search by name, address, or postcode. Please remember to gain the maximum number of results you should leave as many search fields blank as you can and use these only to refine your results.
Once you have entered the details press the button Find My College Now! button.
This will now bring up a list of the 75 colleges closest in distance to your search. Scroll down below the map and the listings are arranged in order by distance from your search. If the search field has not expanded enough to gain the right number of colleges then you can change the within 25km radius to a larger number. However the results will always be limited to 75. If you expand the search area, you can then look through the map to see where the colleges are and click on a Blue or Red pointer to gain more information about each college.
AN EXAMPLE TO FOLLOW
Follow these simple steps to try your first search for a college in your area. Let’s say you wanted to find a college in Parramatta NSW 2150.
Open College Finder in a new browser www.collegefinder.com.au
Click on the LOGO on the top right hand corner, this takes you to the page “Find My College”
In the Field Address and/or Post Code type 2150
NB, there are 2 Parramatta’s in Australia, then a postcode search is the cleanest.
Click on the FIND MY COLLEGE NOW! button
You will now see the map is populated with all the colleges with 25km of Parramatta NSW
Scroll down past the map to see a list of Colleges you have located in the Parramatta area.
Here you will also see a coloured pointer attached to Alphacrucis College. Press the Pointer.
This will take you back to the map where you will see the short details of Alphacrucis College.
Press Click for Details within this pop-up box. This will automatically open a new tab with Alphacrucis College details in full. From this page you can read all about the college, send an email or visit their website.
When you are finished you may close this tab.
Going back to the original tab, you can now search the map to find more colleges in your area.
Remember if you were searching in a country town to increase the search filed from 25km to ensure you get the closest 75 colleges.
You can double click on the map to zoom in or slide the zoom bar on the left of the map. As this feature is directly form google maps you can even walk along the street to see what the college look like form the street.
If you have any questions about using College Finder, please send us am email or give us a call on 0414 297 598 or 0423 515 899
Enjoy looking around!
Paul & Robin Hutchinson