Bucks County residents aged 65 and over may enroll tuition-free in credit courses on a space-available basis. To qualify for this waiver students must register during the period designated by the College in its semester registration publication. Tuition is waived but all other applicable fees must be paid at the time of registration. Some courses, like studio art courses and science courses, may have additional course fees.
In order to register for courses, senior citizens must have an active Bucks student record by having completed the online application:
Senior Citizen registration begins on Friday, August 21 for Fall Courses. Fall courses are available online and courses scheduled to be on-campus will be taught via remote instruction, with the exceptions of some designated Fall Hands-on Classes, where students will be granted limited access to campus.
Senior Citizen registration begins on Monday, December 11 for Winter Session 2021 courses.
Senior Citizen registration begins on Friday, January 15 for Spring 2021 courses.
How to Register
In an effort to keep our campus community safe, senior citizen in-person registration will not be available for fall, winter, or spring courses. We offer two registration options for senior citizens:
- Register Online via Student Planning
- Senior citizens can register for courses online, using their self-service Student Planning account, beginning on the date listed above for each term. If any assistance is needed to navigate Student Planning, please feel free to contact the Registrar’s Office.
- Complete the online registration form on this page.
- Students not wanting to register via Self Service will be able to complete an online form. Bucks log-in credentials are required to complete the online registration form. The registration form will be available beginning on the date listed above for each term. Upon receipt of this form, students will be sent an email, to their Bucks student email account, confirming registration and with instructions for completing payment. Students needing assistance with their Bucks log-in or email can contact the HelpDesk at email@example.com or 215-968-8191.