Uniform & Appearance | Epsom College

Boys' uniform

Compulsory uniform

  • 1 navy blue blazer*
  • 2 pairs of dark grey striped trousers*
  • 1 v-necked navy blue pullover*
  • 2 House ties*
  • 4 striped College shirts*
  • 2 plain white shirts – to be worn for formal occasions
  • 6 pairs of black or dark grey socks
  • 1 pair of black polishable shoes, sensible style and unadorned (no boots)
  • 2 holdalls – one for books, one for sports clothing
  • 1 zip wallet (for iPad, pencil case and reading book)*
  • 1 iPad stylus

*Must be purchased from the College Store

Optional uniform

  • 1 plain, dark-coloured overcoat, raincoat, waxed jacket or similar, which must be long enough to cover the blazer. It should not be leather, nor should it display large lettering or logos
  • 1 padlock (a second may be required in Day houses
  • 1 trunk or large case, plus padlock (recommended for Boarders)
  • 1 tuck box, plus padlock

Compulsory games kit

  • 1 pair of navy College tracksuit trousers/ fitted bottoms*
  • 1 navy blue College midlayer*
  • 1 reversible rugby/games shirt – College stripe*
  • 1 Rugby/games shirt – House stripe*
  • 2 pairs navy rugby/games shorts*
  • 2 pairs long games socks* (1 pair House colours / 1 pair College colours)
  • 1 white College PE top*
  • 1 House polo shirt*
  • 1 navy College base layer*
  • 1 pair of blue with white tab PE shorts*
  • 1 pair of blue swimming jammers*
  • 1 pair of rugby and/or football boots with regulation safety studs
  • 1 pair of indoor training shoes (non-marking soles)
  • 1 pair of outdoor training shoes
  • 2 pairs of white sports socks
  • 2 towels, medium-sized with hanging loop (only 1 for Day pupils)
  • 1 mouthguard (compulsory for rugby)

*Must be purchased from the College Store

Optional games kit

  • 1 College waterproof top*
  • 1 College hooped athletics vest* (Summer term, athletics opters only)
  • 1 singlet in House colours – athletics (Summer term)*
  • 1 Navy blue base layer leggings
  • 1 College cricket pullover or slipover (Summer term, cricket opters only)
  • 2 College cricket shirts (Summer term, cricket opters only)
  • 1 pair of College cricket trousers (Summer term, cricket opters only)
  • 1 subs jacket
  • 1 College beanie
  • 1 College cricket cap
  • 1 College baseball cap

*Must be purchased from the College Store

Girls' uniform

Compulsory uniform

  • 1 navy blue blazer*
  • 2 regulation grey striped skirts – to be fitted on the knee. The second is recommended to be of longer length to allow for growth* / or regulation College trousers*
  • 1 charcoal grey v-necked pullover with House trim*
  • 1 House lapel badge*
  • 4 striped revere neck College shirts*
  • 2 plain white revere neck shirts – to be worn for formal occasions
  • 6 pairs of tights – black, nearly black or flesh-coloured
  • 1 pair of black polishable shoes, sensible style and unadorned. No boots or ballet-style pumps. Maximum heel height 3cm
  • 2 holdalls – one for books, one for sports clothing
  • 1 zip wallet (for iPad, pencil case and reading book)*
  • 1 iPad stylus

* Must be purchased from the College Store

Optional uniform

  • 1 plain, dark-coloured overcoat, raincoat, waxed jacket or similar, which must be long enough to cover the blazer. It should not be leather, nor should it display large lettering or logos
  • 1 padlock (a second may be required in Day houses
  • 1 trunk or large case, plus padlock (recommended for Boarders)
  • 1 tuck box, plus padlock

Compulsory games kit

  • 1 pair of navy College tracksuit trousers /fitted bottoms*
  • 1 navy College midlayer*
  • 1 striped College games shirt*
  • 1 white College PE top*
  • 1 House polo shirt*
  • 1 games/PE skort or blue football/PE shorts*
  • 1 navy College base layer*
  • 2 pairs long sports socks (1 pair College colours / 1 pair House colours)*
  • 1 swimming costume, navy, blue or black, one-piece
  • 1 swimming hat and goggles
  • 1 pair of astroturf trainers
  • 1 pair of indoor training shoes (non-marking soles)
  • 1 pair of outdoor training shoes
  • 2 pairs of white sports socks
  • 2 towels, medium-sized with hanging loop (only 1 for Day girls)
  • 1 mouthguard (compulsory for hockey)
  • 1 hockey stick

* Must be purchased from the College Store

Optional games kit

  • 1 College waterproof sports top*
  • 1 College hooped athletics vest (Summer term, athletics opters only)*
  • 1 vest in House colours – Athletics (Summer term)*
  • 1 navy blue base layer leggings*
  • 1 white games skirt/shorts (Summer term, tennis opters only)*
  • 1 navy athletic training shorts
  • 1 tennis racquet (Summer term, tennis opters only)
  • 1 pair navy cropped gym/athletics leggings*
  • 1 subs jacket
  • 1 College beanie
  • 1 College cricket cap
  • 1 College baseball cap

* Must be purchased from the College Store

What else to bring

In addition to the above, you may need to bring the following additional items.

Boarders only

  • bathroom flannels and towels
  • toiletries
  • nightwear
  • padlocks (for optional tuck box and/or lockable cupboard in room for personal belongings)
  • mufti (own clothes). Pupils may wear their own clothes after 6pm, and after 3pm on Saturdays.

Laundry

Clothes are washed in the College laundry and returned to the Boarding House within 48 hours. Pupils may also bring, if they wish, items to personalise their room such as photos and posters and tuck (snacks/treats).

Bedding

The College supplies all duvets, pillows and covers which meet fire safety regulations. Pupils are not permitted to supply their own bedding. Whilst small electrical devices (such as laptops, hairdryers, phone chargers etc) are permitted, pupils are not permitted to bring any cooking equipment (eg, kettles, rice cookers), television sets or any other electrical equipment.

Refrigerators

Small personal fridges are only permitted for students who require this for storage of medication and the Housemaster/Mistress must be made aware of this in advance. All electrical devices brought into the College will be PAT tested to ensure they meet UK safety regulations.

All pupils

Please also ensure that your child has a carefully labelled pencil case when they arrive in September. Where possible, please label the contents of the pencil case.

It is our intention to generate as little waste as possible. We, therefore, recommend that water bottles should be reusable and clearly labelled.

The following is a list of essential items that teachers will expect pupils to have in every lesson:

  • HB pencils
  • Pencil sharpener
  • Eraser
  • 30cm ruler
  • Protractor (half-circle)
  • Compass
  • iPad stylus
  • Scissors
  • Glue stick
  • Coloured pencils
  • Blue or Black writing pen
  • Scientific calculator (not a graphical calculator). The recommended model can be purchased from the College Store. Alternatively, you may purchase one of the following models elsewhere:
    • Casio fx-83GTX (£16.49)
    • Casio fx-85GTX (£18.49)
    • Casio fx-83GT CW (£16.49)
    • Casio fx-85GT CW (£18.49)

 

College Store

The Epsom College Store is the only authorised supplier of College uniform. Appointments for uniform fitting are strictly by booking only and can be made by emailing shop@epsomcollege.org.uk or phoning 01372 821122.

The College Store offers a labelling service, for an additional charge.

Online Orders

You are welcome to order online. A click-and-collect service is in operation throughout the summer holidays, during normal opening hours. Orders are fulfilled weekly.

ORDER HERE

Opening Hours

During the summer holidays the College Store will be open as follows:

Appointment Bookings

  • One-hour appointments are available from 9am-3pm, Monday 3 July until Friday 1 September.
  • Appointments are available Monday to Friday only.

Walk-In Appointments for International Students

  • Walk-in appointments are available for overseas students Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 September.
  • Walk-in hours will be 9am-4pm.

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