Part-time, in class Liberal Arts for 55+ Certificate

Keep your mind active

It’s never too late to study a subject that has always fascinated you—or even investigate something new, like music, philosophy, art history or politics. There are dozens of benefits of learning as you get older: you’ll improve your memory, health, mood and more.  

Study at your own pace

We offer a wide array of intellectually rich courses each year. You can take courses for the joy of it, or work toward the goal of a certificate. Flexibility and variety are two key characteristics of our Liberal Arts for 55+ Certificate.

Is our Liberal Arts for 55+ Certificate for you?

The certificate program is ideal if you’re 55+ and interested in writing reflectively about academically challenging courses. It will add a new dimension to your learning experience.

Become an SFU alumnus

As a graduate of the Liberal Arts for 55+ Certificate program, you’ll be eligible for certain alumni benefits and privileges, including SFU alumni status.

For more information, contact Alumni Relations at or 778-782-4723.


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Phone: 778-782-8000 (or toll-free 1-844-782-8877)