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Adult Education Office 
310 3rd Street, Suite C 
Eureka, CA 95501

Phone: 707-476-4520


High School Equivalency (GED/HiSET)

Adult Education offers free classes to prepare students to take a high school equivalency test and earn a California High School Equivalency Certificate. Two test options are available for students at College of the Redwoods: the GED and HiSET. Both tests are authorized by the California Department of Education.  Adult Education classes are free; however, a fee is charged to take the GED and HiSET tests.

View upcoming classes for GED/HiSET Preparation

Register to take the GED Test

The GED test can be taken at the CR Eureka Downtown site at:
525 D Street, Eureka, CA 95501

Prior to registering to take the GED test, students must create a profile at Students may schedule and pay for their test online while creating their profile, or call 707 476-4500. More information about registration and test requirements can be found here.

Register to take the HiSET Test

New HiSET test sites are currently being established. More information will be available soon.

To earn a California High School Equivalency Certificate, students must successfully pass all subtests of the GED or HiSET tests in the same language, and the tests cannot be mixed and matched.