Hele Road Site

Our Hele Road site acts as the main headquarters for the college and is where many of the administration and support departments are based. Although it also has teaching spaces which are mainly used by the faculties of English, Languages and IB, Healthcare, Childcare and Public Services, Hospitality, Hair and Beauty, and Foundation Learning and Support.

It’s the largest of all of our sites and is made up of multiple key buildings which you can find out more about below.

Front of Hele building

Hele Building

The Hele building is the first building you’ll see when entering the site from the Hele Road direction and is where the main reception is located. If you are a visitor to the college, please check in with our reception team here and collect your visitor ID badge.

It has teaching spaces used by Healthcare, Childcare and Public Services as well as a Learning Resource Centre and a Cafe.

Greystone building

Greystone Building

The Greystone building is where you can find our Student Experience Department including our Safeguarding, Welfare, Tutoring and Wellbeing teams.

It’s also home to Exeter College Students’ Union (ECSU) who’s aim is to represent the voices of all Exeter College students and is run day to day by ECSU Officers – students elected by their peers.

Tower Building

Tower Building

The Tower Building boasts a fully equipped lecture theatre, which is a fantastic learning space and often plays host to visiting speakers and evening events for you to attend.

It also has a Learning Resource Centre and Cafe as well as teaching spaces used by English, Languages and IB.

Ted Wragg building

Ted Wragg Building

The Ted Wragg building situated adjacent to the Tower building is home to the Foundation Learning and Support faculty and includes facilities such as kitchen spaces and a dedicated furnished flat as for training for independent living.

Laurence building

Laurence Building

The Laurence building is where you can find our professional H2B salon and spa facilities, including a showcase salon Zeal. These facilities are open to the public and provide hairdressing and beauty students with the opportunity to perfect their skills in a wide range of treatments on paying clients. Click here to find out more.

Meanwhile Hospitality and Catering students experience the real life rush of a commercial restaurant by working in our very own @34 fine dining restaurant, which is open for business to the public five days per week during term time. Click here to find out more.

St Davids building

St David’s Building

The St David’s building is where you can find our Advice, Recruitment and International department as well as our Marketing and Communications team.

You may be invited here to meet a member of our International team if you’re a student from oversees and need support.

Learning Support

Learning Support

The Learning Support building is located between the St David’s building and the Tower building. Click here to find out more.


  • Hele Road Centre

    • Hele Road,
      Exeter, Devon, EX4 4JS
    • Telephone: 01392 400500
      Fax: (01392) 400842
      Email: info@exe-coll.ac.uk
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    Term Time Opening Times
    • Mon – Thurs 8.15am – 8.00pm
    • Fri 8.15am – 4.15pm
    non term Time Opening Times
    • Mon – Fri 8.15am – 4.15pm