Saddleback College Emeritus Institute

The mission of the Emeritus Institute is to promote lifelong learning by providing academically rigorous, mentally stimulating, socially engaging and physically strengthening classes for older adults throughout South Orange County.


Applications for Fall 2015 Emeritus Institute Classes
are Currently Being Accepted

Emeritus Class Schedule

Click on the link below to view the Schedule online: 

Fall 2015 Emeritus Classes

Fall Registration for Emeritus begins August 3 the cover (scenic view) of the Fall Schedule of Classes booklet on the left.


Important Application Information for Fall 2015 Students

  1. Continuing students do not need to complete a new application. Appointments to register are automatically listed in student MySite accounts.

  2. New or returning students must complete and mail in a student application. Appointments to register and student ID numbers are assigned once an application has been processed.

Students cannot register for fall classes until their appointment date & time has arrived. On that date and time, students should carefully follow the Online Registration Instructions.                                                      

Helpful links for students below:

  1. MYSITE (student portal)

  2. Computer Buddy REGISTRATION Form

  3. Email Buddy Form

  4. Forward SC Email to Personal Email

  5. Update Address and other Info

  6. Refund Request Form

  7. Student APPLICATION

  8. Appointments to Register

  9. How to Register for Classes Online


 Links for FACULTY below:

Field Trip Request

**NEW** Field Trip Waiver Form

Bus Prices (Pacific Coachways)

Bus Information Worksheet

Student Field Trip Collection Sheet


Motor Vehicle Request (Vans)

Voluntary Transportation Agreement

 Incident Report Form

Student Conduct Report Form

Unpaid Workload Exchange Form

Syllabus Form

Material Fees Supplies Order Form

Instructional Supplies Order Form

Academic Personnel Transaction Form

VHH Form


ABOUT The Emeritus Institute

Founded in 1976, the Saddleback College Emeritus Institute was established to create lifelong learning opportunities for the older adult. The term Emeritus means "retired with honor." Since its inception, this college department has increased its course offerings to over 170 classes each semester at more than 20 convenient locations. As an integral part of the Saddleback College curriculum, the Emeritus Institute is a leader in providing challenging and rewarding programs specifically designed for older adults. All seniors are welcome to join the program. For more information, call the campus Emeritus Office at (949) 582-4835 or the Laguna Woods Village CH4 Emeritus Office at (949) 770-9669.