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Vincennes University

Office of Admissions
1002 North First Street
Vincennes, IN 47591

Office: 812.888.4313

Toll Free: 800.742.9198

Fax: 812.888.5707

Email: vuadmit@vinu.edu


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 ABE Phone- (812) 888-5135




Sullivan County

Teacher: Kim Crooks/tktcrooks@msn.com


Monday- 9 A.M.-12 P.M. & 5-8 P.M. - ABE- Sullivan (Work One)

Tuesday- 10 A.M.-1 P.M. – ABE- Sullivan (Work One)

Wednesday- 9 A.M.-12 P.M. & 5-8 P.M. - ABE- Sullivan (Work One)



Orange County

Teacher: Vicki Conrad/vickiconrad@ymail.com

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)

Tuesday- 3-6 P.M.- ABE- French Lick (Springs Valley Learning Center)


Martin County

Teacher: Greg Baugh/greg8698@hotmail.com


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

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


Lawrence County:

Teacher: Travis Malone/travismalone@hotmail.com


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:

Teacher: Briana Burton/burton_briana@yahoo.com


Monday- 1-4 P.M.- ELL & 5:30-8:30- 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)




Posey County

Teacher: Kim Steele/kims40790@gmail.com


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

Monday evenings 5-8 P.M.- ABE- Hedges School (Mt. Vernon)

*Orientation leader and follow-up duties


Dubois County:

Teacher: Missy Meredith/mmeredith2009@gmail.com


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


Teacher: Mary Balbach/mbalbach@mail.nspencer.k12.in.us


Monday & Thursday 9 A.M.-12 P.M., 12:30-3:30 P.M. & 6-8:30 P.M.- ESL


Teacher: Brehan Leinenbach/brehanl99@hotmail.com


Tuesday & Thursday 6-9 P.M.- ESL


Warrick County:

Teacher: Missy Meredith/mmeredith2009@gmail.com


Tuesday/Thursday 5:30-8:30 P.M.- ABE- Newburgh (Studio Bee)


Gibson County:

Teacher: Connie Coulter/kittystrikes@outlook.com


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

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


Spencer County:

Teacher: Sindy Harris/sindyhin@yahoo.com


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

*Lead instructor duties


Pike County:

Teacher: Briana Burton/burton_briana@yahoo.com


Thursday- 1-4 & 5-7 P.M.- ABE- Petersburg (Petersburg Library)


Perry County:

Teacher: Rebecca Miller/conleymiller@sbcglobal.net


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


Knox County:

Teachers: Mark Westfall/mwestfall52@yahoo.com

Carla Fausnaugh/cdfaus@yahoo.com


(CARLA) Monday-Thursday 12-3 P.M.-ABE-Vincennes (VU Campus-Zella Young Building)

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


Vanderburgh County:


Teacher: Pam Bennitt/p_bennitt2015@twc.com

M-Th 8:30-11:30 A.M.-ABE- Evansville (Culver School) *ends mid-May for summer break


Teacher: Patrick Branstrator/pbranstr@usi.edu

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)


Teacher: Ali Rugani/alirugani@gmail.com

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


Teacher: Jamie Gribbins/jamielynngribbins@gmail.com

Monday-Thursday 8:30- 10:30 A.M. -ABE- Youth Build

*Orientation leader/lead instructor duties


Teacher: Shaun Brames/sbrames1997@gmail.com

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

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


Teacher: Rhonda Drake/rdrake@workonesouthwest.org

Tuesday/Thursday 5:30-8:30 P.M.- ABE- Evansville (Memorial Baptist Church classroom)


Teacher: Amy Isaac/aisaacvu@gmail.com

Monday –Thursday- 11-1 P.M.- Youth Build- ABE

Tuesday/Thursday- 1:30-4 P.M.-ABE- Evansville (INDIANA TECH)



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