Senior Adult Programs (Emeritus)

The Emeritus Spring Kickoff will be at Richland Campus, Dec. 16 at 10:30 a.m. in Sabine Hall, room SH 118. Be sure to be there!

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Contact us if you are not currently subscribed to the Emeritus Newsletter. In it you will find helpful info, faculty profiles and other useful info on the DC Emeritus program.


While older adults can enroll in any of Dallas College’s 11,000 courses per semester, the Emeritus Program was designed to promote the life-long learning of our 55+ community through a range of specific academic and personal enrichment courses that are customized just for older adults.

65+ Tuition Exemption

Dallas County residents who are 65 or older are eligible for a tuition exemption for up to 6 college credits per semester. That’s six college credits* for free, each semester!

Learn more about the tuition waiver.

Interested in the Dallas College Emeritus program?

If you are interested in receiving more information, please fill out the following form. You will be contacted by a staff member within the next several business days.

Request More Information

Ready to Enroll? Contact one of our Emeritus Team today and Apply Now

Grant Sisk

  • Senior Manager, Special Academic Programs

Minnie Cornelius

  • Department Assistant IV, Enrollment Services
  • Richland Campus
  • Building T, Room T160J
  • 972-238-6972
  • Email Minnie

Vikki Nweke

  • Program Services Coordinator

*Tuition exemption is for credit-courses only. Some emeritus continuing education courses may require a fee.