BrightStone encourages a family to take the following important steps to insure a complete and thorough admissions process and to guide you to best understand BrightStone, our program offerings, and whether BrightStone is the best fit for your family member.
Inquire about BrightStone via this website, by phone, letter, or in person. We are happy to provide information or answer questions regarding our programs and try to give you an idea of the type of individual who may benefit from our programs.
- BrightStone Tour
If you feel the applicant’s needs are within the range of our staff expertise and BrightStone would be a good fit, we invite you to take a Tour of the BrightStone campus. Please call the office for time and date for upcoming tours.
- The Application
If you feel that BrightStone has the program to fit your adult’s needs, you should complete an Application. There is a non-refundable fee for processing the application.
- The Interview
The parent(s)/guardian(s) and applicant will be invited to an interview with the Program Coordinator and/or Executive Director and anyone from the Admissions Committee.
- Admission Committee Recommendation
The Admission Committee will notify you of their recommendation which will be one of the following:
- Further evaluation is needed
- Services cannot be provided for applicant at this time
- Applicant is accepted on a probationary basis.
- All new students are accepted on a probationary basis. The probationary period is three months after which time a review is held to determine if BrightStone is able to meet the needs of the student.
If the applicant is accepted on a probationary basis, another conference is held at which time the enrollment and intake procedures are discussed.
Please click here to contact us to receive a copy of our Admissions Process.
Adult Work Program
$50 Application Fee
There are specific fees charged for transportation and some community activities.
*Tuition assistance may be available. A financial advisor will perform an analysis based upon complete disclosure of your financial situation and form a recommendation per our Scholarship Committee.
BrightStone admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.