Adult Basic Education

Adult Basic Education

The Vincennes University Adult Basic Education program offers FREE instruction in basic skills to adults in the southwestern counties of Daviess, Dubois, Gibson, Knox, Lawrence, Martin, Orange, Sullivan and Pike.

With Adult Basic Education, you set your own goals, work at your own pace, and best of all instruction is free.

We can help you:

  • Prepare to enter college
  • Prepare for the GED test
  • Improve skills for your job
  • Improve skills for a better job


VU- REGION 7, 8, and 11 Class Schedule



Posey County

Monday/Tuesday/Thursday 9 A.M.-12 P.M.- ABE- Mt. Vernon (Hedges School)


 Dubois County:

Monday/Wednesday 2-4:30 & 5-8 P.M.- ABE- Jasper (VUJC)


North Spencer School Corporation

Monday & Thursday 9 A.M.-12 P.M., 12:30-3:30 P.M. & 6-8:30 P.M.- ESL- Huntingburg (Ave Maria Center)


Tuesday & Thursday 6-9 P.M.- ESL- Jasper (Library Annex Building)


Gibson County:

 Monday-Thursday 1-4 P.M.- ABE- Princeton (Work One)

Monday/Wednesday 5-8 P.M.- ABE- Princeton (Work One)


Spencer County:

Tuesday/Thursday 5-7:30 P.M.- ABE- Dale (Dale Presbyterian Church)


Tuesday/Thursday 12-3 P.M.& 6-8 P.M.- ABE- Rockport (Marva Stateler Memorial Education Center


Pike County:

*Class offerings are currently online only.


Perry County:

 Monday/Wednesday 9 A.M. -12 P.M.- ABE- Tell City (Schergens Center)


Knox County:

Monday/Wednesday 5:30-8:30 P.M. –ABE- Vincennes (VU Campus- Zella Young Building)


Monday/Wed 9 A.M.-12 P.M. & T/Th 9 A.M.-12 P.M.-ABE-Vincennes (VU Campus-Zella Young Building)


North Knox School Corporation

Monday-Friday 7:30 - 10:30 A.M. & 11:30 A.M. - 2:30 P.M- ABE- Bicknell (North Knox Education Center)

Tuesday 5:00-8:00 P.M[4] [5] .- ABE- Bicknell (North Knox Education Center)


Monday-Friday 8-11 A.M. & 12:30-3:30 P.M.- ABE- Vincennes (Southwest Youth Village)


Warrick County

Monday - Thursday 5:00 - 8:00- ABE- Boonville (Loge School)[6] 


 M-F 8-11 A.M., 12-3 P.M., & 6-8 P.M.- ABE- Newburgh (Warrick Education Center)

Saturday 8-11 A.M.- ABE- Newburgh (Warrick Education Center)


Vanderburgh County:

M-Th 8:30-11:30 A.M.-ABE- Evansville (Culver School)


Tuesday/Thursday 9 A.M.-12 P.M. and 12:30-3:30 P.M. -ABE- Evansville (St. Lucas Church)

Tuesday/Thursday evenings 5:30-8:30 P.M. -ABE-Evansville  (St. Lucas Church)


Tuesday/Thursday 9 A.M.-12 P.M. -ABE- (Evansville Christian Life Center)


Saturday morning 9 A.M. -12 P.M. -ABE-Evansville (Ivy Tech)

Tuesday evenings 5-8 P.M.- ABE- Evansville (Ivy Tech)


Tuesday/Thursday 4:30-7:30 P.M.- ABE- Evansville (Memorial Baptist Church)


Monday-Thursday- 1:30- 5:30 P.M.- ABE- Evansville- Math Only (IvyTech)


M-Th 9 A.M.-12 P.M. & 12-3 P.M.-ABE- Evansville (Work One)


M-Th-  9 A.M.- 12 P.M. - ABE- Evansville (Youth Build)


MWF- 8-10 A.M.- ESL Beginners & Intermediate- Evansville- (Ivy Tech)

MWF 10:30 A.M.-12:30 P.M.- ESL Beginners- Evansville (Nativity)

T/Th- 8-10 A.M.- ESL Beginners & Intermediate- Evansville (Trinity Anglican)

T/Th10:30 A.M.-12:30 P.M.- ESL Advanced-Evansville (Nativity)


MWF - 10:30 A.M.-12:30 P.M.- ESL-Chinese Beginners- Evansville (Nativity)

MWF- 1-3 P.M.- ESL Intermediate- Evansville (Nativity)

T/Th- 1-3 P.M.- ESL Beginners- Evansville (Nativity)


M/W- 6-8 P.M.- ESL Advanced- Evansville (Washington Square Mall)


T/Th- 6-8 P.M. -ESL Beginner & Intermediate- Evansville (Washington Square Mall)


Evansville Literacy Center

Tuesday/Thursday 1:00-4:00 P.M.- ABE- Evansville (Literacy Center)


United Methodist Youth Home

Monday - Friday 9:30 - 10:40 A.M., 12:00-1:10 P.M., & 1:55 - 2:40 P.M.- ABE- Evansville (UMYH)




Sullivan County

Tuesday- 9 A.M.-12 P.M. and 5-8 PM– ABE- Sullivan (Work One)


Tuesday & Wednesday 6:00 - 9:00 P.M. - ABE - Dugger (Dugger Lions Club)






Orange County


Monday- 9A.M.-12 P.M & 3-6 P.M.- ABE- Paoli (Work One)

Tuesday- 9 A.M.-12 P.M.- ABE- Paoli (Work One)

Wednesday- 9 A.M.-12 P.M. & 2-5 P.M.- ABE- Paoli (Work One)

Thursday- 9 A.M.-12 P.M. & 3-6 P.M.- ABE-  Paoli (Work One)



Martin County

Tuesday- 4-7 P.M.- ABE- Loogootee (Work One)

Thursday- 4-7 P.M.- ABE- Loogootee (Work One)


Lawrence County:


Monday- 1-4 & 5-8 P.M.- ABE- Bedford (Work One)

Tuesday- 1-4 & 5-8 P.M.- ABE- Bedford (Work One)

Thursday- 1-4 & 5-8 P.M.- ABE- Bedford (Work One)


Tuesday- 9-11 A.M.- ABE- Mitchell (Mitchell Public Library)

Thursday- 9-11 A.M.- ABE- Mitchell (Mitchell Public Library)



Daviess County:

Monday- 1-4 P.M.- ELL & 4-7 PM- ABE- Washington (Work One)

Tuesday- 1-4 P.M.- ELL- Washington (Work One)

Wednesday- 1-4 P.M.- ELL & 4-8 P.M.- ABE- Washington (Work One)







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