Application for Admission

Interested in being part of Free Minds? You are eligible if you:

  • Are at least 18 years old
  • Have a high school diploma or GED
  • Do not yet have a college degree
  • Have not been enrolled in a degree-seeking program within the past two years
  • Have demonstrated financial need (income not exceeding $42,150 for a single adult or $60,200 for a family of four)
  • Are able to read challenging books in English
  • Make a commitment to attend class regularly and complete all assignments

To be considered for the 2019-20 class, please complete and submit your application no later than Monday, July 8, 2019. Applications will be reviewed to determine if your needs match the program's goals. Applicants under consideration will be contacted in July.

For mor detailed information, visit www.freemindsaustin.org/apply.

Please fill out the form by answering each question appropriately. This application will ask questions about your education background and income, and you'll be required to submit a brief, 300 word personal statement at the end. Please make sure you can complete the application in one sitting, as you will not be able to save your progress part-way through the application. When you are done, click Submit to save your answers and complete the form. Click Save and then click Close if you want to save your answers and return at a later time to finish.

Questions? Call our office: 512-610-7961