• Free GED® Vouchers

    A limited number of free GED® test vouchers for an amount not to exceed the cost of one GED® exam, inclusive of all subject areas or the complete battery (currently valued at $145) is available to eligible test takers who meet the following requirements:

    • be 21 years of age or older at the time of the request (Vouchers are for the exclusive use of the eligible person requesting them; transferring vouchers to other persons  is strictly prohibited and may be subject to criminal penalties)
    • have a government-issued picture ID such as a Driver's License, State ID, Passport or Matricula Consular
    • lack a high school diploma or its equivalent and not be currently enrolled in high school
    • be a Texas resident in El Paso, Brewster, Culberson, Hudspeth, Jeff Davis, or Presidio county (TX ID/Driver's License, bank statement or utility bill required )
    • Register at ged.com and designate Socorro ISD as a program you are interested in attending (it is not required to attend classes, this designation allows Socorro ISD to verify your GED® scores.)
    • be GED® test–ready by having a score of 145 or higher on all GED Ready® practice tests (Math, Language Arts, Science and Social Studies) or proof of having previously passed some of these tests. (SISD has a limited number of GED Ready® vouchers which will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis or you can purchase GED Ready® tests directly from ged.com for $6 per test.)

    Fill out the following form (average of 3 minutes to complete) and a Socorro ISD staff member will contact you within 2 business days to provide you with additional instructions.  Questions?  Review the frequently asked questions below or call 915-937-1700.

    Need a little help preparing for the test?  Register for free Fastrack options including a 1-week, 2-week or 5-week prep sessions to help you boost your scores.  Click here for information on monthly registration events or call 915-937-1700.

    GED® Voucher Request Form

Frequently Asked Questions about the HSE/GED® Voucher Program

  • Are there any exceptions to the HSE/GED® Voucher program requirements?

  • If I meet all qualifications for the voucher program, am I guaranteed that I will receive a voucher?

  • If I meet all qualifications for the voucher program, am I guaranteed that I will receive a voucher?

  • I already passed one or more tests. Can I use the voucher to pay for the remaining tests?

  • Can I use the voucher for a retake of a test previously did not pass?

  • Is the free voucher program available for the Hi-Set HSE exam?

  • Where do the funds for these vouchers come from?