STARC Information

UAW Local 1853 STARC Program


To get started in the UAW-GM STARC Program, please follow the attached file for instructions on how to apply for Tuition Assistance through Bright Horizons/ED Assist. (Download the PDF instructions below). 

When applying, please use the enrollment dates from Penn Foster below.

Penn Foster now starts their classes every Monday of the month. When applying through Bright Horizons, please use the exact dates in the above PDF or your application will be denied.

STARC Semester 1 will include STARC 1 and STARC 2.

STARC Semester 2 will include STARC 3 and STARC 4.

Once you get your Tuition Assistance voucher from Bright Horizons you are approved and ready to apply to Penn Foster.

Please log into the link below to apply to Penn Foster using the application/Voucher number from Bright Horizons.


Please download the following PDF's to learn more about the program and a FAQ PDF to answer most general questions: