College for Lifelong Learning

Due to Building 10 construction, the College for Lifelong Learning office has moved to the location noted below. Learn more about the construction and changes happening here

Lifelong Learning

Our Mission

The College for Lifelong Learning is dedicated to developing a collaborative relationship with adults of the Miami Valley area to promote lifelong learning through educational, cultural, recreational and social opportunities that embrace diversity and service to the community.

Summer 2018 Registration:

Full Term:
May 14 - August 5
Audit Registration May 8 - 11

B Term:
June 11- August 5
Audit Registration June 7 - 8

C Term:
June 11 - July 8
Audit Registration June 7 - 8

D Term:
July 9 - August 5
Audit Registration July 5 - 6

Summer Semester Begins May 14
See Full Academic Calendar


Our Offerings

2018 SEEK Conference

Wednesday, August 1 - 8:00 a.m. - 4 p.m. (Registration: 8:00 a.m.)
RSVP by Monday, July 23 to (937) 512-2372

Sinclair Community College Dayton Campus
Sinclair Conference Center, Building 12, Smith Auditorium

Registration Fee: $5 (includes all sessions, boxed lunch and parking under Building 12). No payments at the door. A limited number of fee waivers are available upon request. Vegetarian lunch available if pre-ordered. All rooms are air conditioned; suggest clothing layers for comfort. ASL interpreters available for some sessions. Be informed, be inspired and be encouraged by this day of special topics, informative speakers and valuable information.

Opening Featured Speaker: Bruce Boguski, President of The Winner’s Edge, a peak performance consulting firm in Findlay, Ohio, is known for his motivational tactics and mental toughness training. His keynote address will focus on Building on the Positives.

Bruce Boguski Photo

Closing Speaker: Garrett Lee is a motivational speaker, employability skills trainer, and author. He encourages everyone to leave their comfort zones and to reach their full potential. Learn to Tap Into Your Inner Greatness.

Garret Lee Photo
Breakout Sessions
  • Living Outside of the Box – An Innovative Approach to Positive Aging
  • Hawthorn Hill
  • Friendship Force
  • Public Safety & Active Shooter Situations
  • Creating a Hope Chest
  • Are you prepared?
  • Bullying
  • Returning Citizen Program
  • Seven Lifestyle Tips for Longevity
  • Diabetes – It’s All About the Balance
  • Keeping Your Brain Alive
  • Plus much, much more!

Preview of New Classes • Health Screenings • Opportunities to learn and meet others!

Brought to you by Sinclair’s College for Lifelong Learning and these Gold Level Sponsors:

gold level sponsors - Sinclair College, Sam’s Club, Otterbein Senior Lifestyle Choices, MediGold, Siena Woods, CHI Living Communities, Dignity/Tobias, StoryPoint Senior Living, Capital Health Care Network, Springfield Masonic Community, Vitas Healthcare, Brookhaven Retirement Community

Non-Credit Courses

Non-credit classes are offered each term in several subject areas. If you are interested in taking an art class, brushing up on history, or engaging in your favorite physical recreation activity, the College for Lifelong Learning program’s non-credit course offerings are just for you!

Check the current schedule for the list of available classes; search for “non-credit” and you will find a variety of 6000 course options that meet your needs. Since everyone in class will be a lifelong learner, we can cover the material most relevant to YOU!

Each non-credit class carries a $20 fee and some classes may have an additional lab fee. Register in person or online during the complete registration period. Register early to ensure you get the class you want!

How to Register:

You may register to audit credit courses during the late registration period if space is available. Registration must be completed in person at any Sinclair location during the late registration period.

Workshops & Seminars

If you are looking for an opportunity to participate in a short-term learning opportunity, a Seminar or Workshop might be what you are looking for. We offer a variety of workshops and seminars in the areas of New Directions, Health and Well Being, Computers and Technology, Arts and Entertainment, History and Culture, and Community Partners.

Download the Summer Semester 2018 Course Catalog (PDF)

How to Register:
  • By Mail - Send your completed registration form to the address on the form
  • In Person - Bring your application and payment to College for Lifelong Learning, Building 13, Room 223 at the Dayton campus
  • By Phone - 937-512-5184 or 937-512-2372