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.
For CONTINUING (from Spring/Summer 2015) Students: New & Improved Online Registration Instructions. Use these instructions if you have an Appointment to Register.
For NEW and/or RETURNING Students: Applications for Fall 2015 Emeritus Institute Classes are Currently Being Accepted
Click on the link below to view the Schedule online:
OR....click the cover (scenic view) of the Fall Schedule of Classes booklet on the left.
Important Application Information for Fall 2015 Students
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:
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.