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GED Age Waiver

Application

Typically the GED Test is only available to individuals seventeen (17) years of age and older.

Sixteen (16) year olds are able to take the GED Test if they are approved by the Colorado GED Office for a GED Age Waiver. All of the requirements for applying for the GED Age Waiver are listed in the Age Waiver Application. Individuals under the age of 16 may not apply for a GED Age Waiver.

**As of August 1st, 2014 there is no fee required to process age waivers**

GED Age Waiver Application (PDF)

 

Notification Process

  • You must set up an account at www.GED.com
    You will receive notification via email from GED Testing Services when your application has been approved by the Colorado GED Office.

  • If your Age Waiver Application in incomplete or has been denied:
    If your application was incomplete or has been denied, you will be contacted at the email or phone number provided on the application.  If incomplete, you must make the necessary changes and resubmit a the application (including the completed application and support letter).

**As of August 1st, 2014 there is no longer a fee required to process age waivers**

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