Celebrating lifelong learning since 1999. At ElderCollege the learning process is full of lively discussion, vibrant debate and good humour. Everyone 50 and over (55 in the Comox Valley) is encouraged to join and participate – no exams, no grades and no pressure.

Membership and Registration

ElderCollege courses are available for ElderCollege members. For information on how to join ElderCollege and how to register, visit the ElderCollege Admissions page.

2018 Fall course registration for Comox Valley ElderCollege courses will open the third week of September. Watch your emails for registration opening notification.

Library and Learning Commons

As an NIC ElderCollege member, you can access print and digital collections, either on campus or remotely, to enrich your studies. For information, visit the Library and Learning Commons website.


ElderCollege is volunteer-led. If you are interested in volunteering, contact your nearest ElderCollege or email cvec.volunteers@nic.bc.ca for information.

ElderCollege Newsletters

Stay up to date with the latest news and course offerings by reading our Campbell River, Comox Valley, and Port Alberni newsletters.

Contact ElderCollege

Campbell River Campus:

Comox Valley Campus:
250-334-5000 ext. 4602

Port Alberni Campus: