Academy for Lifelong Learning
                        Aiken, South Carolina
               Fellowship • Knowledge • Adventure
Affiliated with the University of South Carolina Aiken

WELCOME to the Academy for Lifelong Learning

Aiken, South Carolina


The Academy for Lifelong Learning is a volunteer-run organization under the auspices of the University of South Carolina Aiken that provides Seniors in the Aiken, SC area with a wide range of learning opportunities tailored to their needs and interests. From its modest beginnings in 1989, the Academy has evolved into a multifaceted program that provides a wide range of learning opportunities for area Seniors.  Each semester the Academy offers short courses and events covering a broad span of interests, ranging from art, music, literature, and science to hobbies, cooking, current events, religion, and both local and broader ranging history.
You will find the catalog for the upcoming Spring 2015 term on our catalog page. 


To enroll for the Spring 2015 term, print out the Enrollment form found in the Spring 2015 catalog, and submit it with your payment to the address on the form.




Academy News

Register now for the Spring 2015 Semester

The Academy's Spring 2015 term begins in January, with more than 20 short courses and 2 special events. Enrollment in many courses is limited by classroom size, so register early for best choice.  The Spring 2015 catalog is available right here from our catalog page.

Did Your Email Address Change?

If the Academy doesn't have your current email address, you'll miss out on your copy of the Spring Catalog, The Spiral newsletter, and any other informational updates.  Send your updated email address to

Academy Logo Shop

Tee shirt picture Shirts and other items with the Academy logo are now available from CafePress. 
See our Logo Shop page.

USC Aiken Still Taking Enrollments in the Pacer Travel Club

See full details on the USCA Pacer Travel Club website.

Academy for Lifelong Learning
c/o Dept. of Conferences and Continuing Education, University of South Carolina Aiken
417 University Parkway, Aiken, SC 29801