Adult Basic and Secondary Education

News & Announcements

Effective Friday, March 20, 2020, Lane Community College has enacted measures to limit the spread of COVID-19 on campus and protect students, faculty, staff, and the broader community.  

ABSE/GED Spring Term Classes will be held online this term. Each class will be a little different and you will receive that information soon before classes begin.

We are also changing our spring ABSE Orientation. If you were planning to attend our upcoming orientation for the spring term, please click the button below and fill out the form. ABSE staff will be in touch with you regarding the next steps to enrolling. You may also call our office at (541) 463-5214.

Please note: The Spring Term transportation fee has been waived.

ABSE/GED Intake Form

Visit Lane’s Covid-19 page for up-to-date news.

Congratulations! You are on your way at Lane.

Are you ready to take the next step?

This is the Adult Basic & Secondary Education (ABSE) Department—the place where thousands of people before you began on their road to success—and you can too! 

Here are your first three steps:

Step #1: Identify your goals:

There are several tracks at Lane ABSE. Choose one of the links above for information about the different tracks in our program.

Step 2: Attend an orientation. (Please see the message in News & Announcements)

All ABSE/GED students are placed into classes by taking CASAS assessment tests during a mandatory orientation. Orientations are scheduled at least twice each term. See the orientation schedule here.

Step 3: Find a class schedule that fits your schedule and location.

To do that, follow these links:

Or call one of our friendly staff at an office near you. See the gold box on this page for a list of phone numbers.

For answers to all your questions

ABSE Contacts and Hours

Take a look at our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) or check out our menu links (left panel).