Welcome to the BUENO High School Equivalency Program


The BUENO High School Equivalency Program (BUENO-HEP) is designed to provide migrant and seasonal farm workers an opportunity to earn their High School Equivalency Diploma. The program will pay for all costs associated with classroom, instruction, books, materials, and the official test.



Earn a GED!

Funded through the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Migrant Education, students who qualify for the program will be provided program services free of charge:

  • Bilingual classes (english/spanish)
  • Access to classroom instruction
  • Access to classroom materials
  • Access to tutoring services
  • Free GED testing services
  • Assistance with placement in a job, a vocational or college program or in the military

Questions? Please contact the Program Director, Ernesto Sanchez : ernesto.j.sanchez@colorado.edu : 303-718-5321

Apply now!

Download the application: (English) (Espanol).

Applications can be emailed to Yesenia Gomez, Yesenia.Gomez@colorado.edu, 303-718-5901, or they can be snail mailed to:

University of Colorado BUENO HEP
260 College Ave
Fort Lupton, CO 80621



Through a comprehensive range of research, training, and service projects, the Center strongly promotes quality education with an emphasis on cultural pluralism. The Center is deeply committed to facilitating equal educational opportunities for cultural and language minority students. For more information, please visit http://buenocenter.org/