Saddleback College Emeritus Institute

The mission of the Saddleback College Emeritus Institute is to promote lifelong learning by providing academically rigorous, mentally stimulating, socially engaging, and health improving courses for older adults throughout South Orange County.

CLICK on the postcard below for the  SUMMER SCHEDULE!

Summer 22 Emeritus Institute at at Saddleback College










Welcome to the Saddleback College Emeritus Institute. 

As the largest older adult non-credit program in California, we've designed all our classes specifically for older adult lifelong learners.

We look forward to seeing you in class either in-person or online! 





  • Registering for classes is the second step to join the Saddleback College Emeritus Institute.
  • Simply follow our 12 steps of registration.
  • See the Summer 2022 schedule online.
  • Current students - use these instructions to find your current registration appointment.
  • New students - after applying, you will receive a registration appointment.

Registration for Summer 22 Emeritus Institute courses begins April 26, 2022.


  • Emeritus Institute classes are held online and in-person all on scheduled days and times. 
  • In-person learning is located at various south Orange County. Click on the Summer 2022 Class Schedule.
  • Online learning uses CANVAS and Zoom which you can prepare to use through our CANVAS guide.