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There's a Place for You at Beacon

Beacon’s living-and-learning community in Leesburg, Florida, is uniquely designed for students with learning differences to find college success in and out of the classroom. From small class sizes and personal attention to an active social and athletic campus life community, you will find what you’re looking for — and more — at Beacon.

If you are planning to apply as a first-year student, the below roadmap will help you through the process!

New Student Roadmap

Submit your application, required documents, and application fee.

  • Complete the online application or CommonApp with your recommendations, high school transcripts, and application fee.
  • Send your psychoeducational or documentation for proof of a learning disability.
  • Participate in an admissions interview with your admissions counselor.
Begin Your Online Application

File a FAFSA and other required financial aid documents.

  • Beacon’s FAFSA code is 033733.
  • Submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to see what kind of financial aid you and your family are eligible for.
  • Beacon College requires a FAFSA for all financial aid awards. Upon receipt of your FAFSA, we will automatically calculate a financial aid package for you.
  • If you have been awarded grants, scholarships, or loans, be sure to complete the required paperwork by the due dates to secure these funds.
Complete the FAFSA

Visit us for an Open House, Campus Tour, or Virtual Event.

Participate in one of our online events, or visit us on campus! We’re sure to have something to support you on your journey, including ways to get to know Beacon or ways to prepare for the transition to college.

Explore Upcoming Events

Enroll in a Beacon College Readiness Program.

Students who proactively prepare for their first year in college are more confident and successful when they arrive — and 90% of incoming Beacon students participate in one or more programs! Build your college readiness skills and meet other future Beacon students in Navigator PREP or College Edge.

Explore College Readiness Programs

Homeschooled Students

Learn more about the requirements and criteria for applying to Beacon College as a homeschooled student. Learn More

Transfer Students

More than 20% of our student population are transfer students! Learn why students with college experience often find their home at Beacon. Learn More

International Students

Beacon College welcomes international students and appreciates the diversity they bring to campus. Learn more about applying as an international student. Learn More


Plan Your Visit

The best way to get to know Beacon is to visit! Join us on campus for a tour or Open House.

Plan a Visit

How to Apply

Ready to take the next step? Review admission guidelines, and begin your application today!


Virtual Events

Get to know Beacon from the comfort of home with a variety of upcoming virtual opportunities.

Virtual Events

New Student Orientation

Our detailed orientation helps you get the lay of the land when you arrive on campus.

New Students

Office of Admissions

Do you have a question? Get in touch with Office of Admissions at admissions@beaconcollege.edu or call 855-220-5376.