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AEL Orientation Schedule

Thank you for visiting the Jefferson College AEL Orientation web-page...

  • Orientation dates/times for ALL locations are now listed below!
  • Hillsboro - Arnold - High Ridge
  • New for 2019 - We are offering a 1 day orientation at the Hillsboro campus!

 

ORIENTATION REQUIREMENTS:
1. Eligible High School Equivalency (HiSET - formerly GED) participants should be at least 17 years of age and not enrolled in a public school.
2. Orientation is REQUIRED before attending Jefferson College AEL classes. 
3. There are 2 orientations to choose from each month (except April). A 3 short day option and a 1 long day option. Students MUST ATTEND AND BE PRESENT THE ENTIRE ORIENTATION TIME to meet the criteria of orientation. After orientation is complete, students may choose which Jefferson College AEL location to begin classes: Hillsboro Campus, Arnold Site, or Jefferson County Library Northwest Branch (High Ridge).
4. A valid picture I.D., Missouri State I.D. or Missouri Driver's License IS REQUIRED for Orientation. Please bring something to eat and drink as lunch/snacks will not be provided. 
5. For more information, please call (636) 481-3437 or (636) 797-3000, ext. 3437.

HILLSBORO CAMPUS (ORIENTATION) SESSIONS:
DATE WEEKDAY TIME LOCATION
February 8, 2019 Friday 9 a.m.-4 p.m. CTE 174
March 8, 2019 Friday 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. CTE 174
April 5, 2019 Friday 9 a.m.-4 p.m. CTE 174
APRIL IS THE LAST ORIENTATION UNTIL AUGUST!
LIBRARY (click here for Hillsboro Campus map)
TESTING CENTER is located  adjacent to the Library.
Address & Directions to the Hillsboro Campus are below.

 

Hillsboro Campus
1000 Viking Drive, Hillsboro, MO 63050
For Campus Map, click here.

Directions from I-270:
Take Tesson Ferry (Highway 21) (Exit 2) south approximately 23 miles (toward Hillsboro) to campus on right. Turn right on Hayden Road & then left on Jefferson College Drive. The College will be on the right within one quarter mile.

OR Directions from I-55: 
Take Exit 175 at Festus & go west on Highway A for approximately 11 miles. Travel through the intersection at Highway 21 to Jefferson College Drive and turn right. The College will be on the left within one quarter mile.


 

ARNOLD SITE (ORIENTATION) SESSIONS: THERE ARE NO MORE OFFERED UNTIL AUGUST!
DATE WEEKDAY TIME LOCATION
February 11, 2019 Monday 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Room 115
February 12, 2019 Tuesday 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Room 310
February 13, 2019 Wednesday 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Room 115
March 12, 2019 Tuesday 5 p.m. - 8 p.m. Room TBD
March 13, 2019 Wednesday 4 p.m. - 8 p.m. Room 310
March 14, 2019 Thursday 5 p.m. - 8 p.m. Room TBD
(Third Floor) Room 310=Testing Center
(Click here for building floor plan)
Address & Directions to the Arnold Site are below.

 

Arnold Site
1687 Missouri State Rd., Arnold, MO 63010

Directions from I-270: Take I-55 south to Highway 141 (exit 191). Go right on Highway 141 to second stoplight (Astra Way). Turn left at Astra Way to stop sign and follow the roundabout onto the campus of the Jefferson County Library and the Arnold Recreation Center. Follow the winding road past the Library and Recreation Center, continuing to the right past the stop sign, around to the College at the top of the hill.


 

NORTHWEST LIBRARY (ORIENTATION) SESSIONS:
DATE WEEKDAY TIME LOCATION
Please attend an  Monday 10 a.m.-1 p.m. NW Library AEL
Orientation at  Wednesday 10 a.m.-1 p.m. NW Library AEL
Hillsboro or Arnold Monday 10 a.m.-1 p.m. NW Library AEL
No orientations will be Monday 5 p.m.-8 p.m. NW Library AEL
held at the Northwest Wednesday 5 p.m.-8 p.m. NW Library AEL
site at this time. Monday 5 p.m.-8 p.m. NW Library AEL
NW=Northwest
Address & Directions to the Jeff-Co Library Northwest Branch in High Ridge are below.

 

Jefferson County Library Northwest Branch in High Ridge
5680 Missouri PP, High Ridge, MO  63049
*Cross Streets: Near the intersection of Missouri PP and High Ridge Blvd