First Steps to Success (Orientation)

Adult Education (AE) is moving forward with flexible learning options for students. We are offering First Steps to Success orientations both online and in-person. Please call us for more information.

Get started in two easy steps:

  1. Register for the First Steps to Success orientation by contacting FVTC Adult Education (AE). 
      • See Fox Valley Tech locations below. Each location does orientation a little different. Please call the location you plan to attend.
  2. Attend and successfully complete the First Steps to Success orientation.

At orientation, you will discuss:

  • Options for completing a GED® or HSED.
  • Options for preparing for tests.


  • To begin the process, you must be 18 years of age and not enrolled in high school.
  • To begin testing, you must be 18.5 years of age OR your high school class must have already graduated.

Orientation Dates & Times

In-Person Classroom - Appleton Campus

All Day - 9 a.m.-12 p.m. & 12:30-3:20 p.m.

  • Tuesday, July 9, 2024, Room: G210
  • Wednesday, July 17, 2024, Room: G210
In-Person Classroom - Oshkosh Riverside Campus

All Day - 9 a.m.-12 p.m. & 12:30-3:20 p.m.

  • Wednesday, July 10, 2024, Room: 110B
  • Tuesday, July 16, 2024, Room: 110B
Online - Self-Paced
  • 7/8/24-8/2/24
Virtual Classroom
  • Dates and times – flexible. Scheduled upon request by student.


How to Get Started

First Steps of Success

Fox Valley Tech is offering First Steps to Success orientations both online and in-person. Take your first step toward success.

Request Information

Request more information about Fox Valley Tech's Adult Education to prepare students who would like to complete GED or HSED exams.

Contact FVTC

Adult Education (AE) services are available online and at many Fox Valley Tech locations. Contact any location.


Are you under 18 and still in high school?

If so, there are special high school completion programs just for you.

Check Out Your Completion Options

AE (GED/HSED) Locations

Email: Adult Education Services

Appleton Campus
1825 N. Bluemound Drive

Appleton Family Literacy Program
(Eligibility requirements apply)
Inside Community Early Learning Center
313 S. State Street

Chilton Regional Center
1200 E. Chestnut Street




Clintonville Regional Center
525 S. Main Street

Menasha Family Literacy Program
(Eligibility requirements apply)
Inside Butte des Morts Elementary
502 Tayco Street




Oshkosh Riverside Campus
150 N. Campbell Road
920-236-6142 or 877-272-4559

Wautoma Regional Center
556 S. Cambridge Street

Waupaca Regional Center
1979 Godfrey Drive




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