Tuition and Fees
We offer four terms per year. Each course lasts for six to eight weeks and, though there are some variations, most classes meet for one hour and twenty minutes per week.
Classes will be held at the Temple Beth Sholom 1050 S. Tuttle Avenue, Building #1 Sarasota, at the Anna Maria Island Community Center, and at the State College of Florida at Lakewood Ranch.
8 week session: $85
7 week session: $80
6 or 5 week session: $75
4 week session: $60
3 week session: $50
2 week session: $35
1 session: $20
Fees for workshops
Half-day workshop $40 members; $45 non-member
Full-day workshop: $89 members; $99 non-member
RCLLA office hours for the fall, winter and spring, terms are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Office hours for the summer term are 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Thursday. We would like to welcome members and prospective members alike to this new term.
How to Register
There are three ways to register for classes at the Ringling College Lifelong Learning Academy:
Online: Click here to register. If you have more than one address, remember to use the address that is associated with the credit card you are using.
By Mail: Fill out the mail-in form, click to download form. Enclose it with your check and mail to:
Ringling College Lifelong Learning Academy
Temple Beth Sholom
1050 S. Tuttle Avenue, Building #1
Sarasota, FL 34237
In Person: Register in person at the RCLLA office from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Cash or checks accepted.
Need to Buy Books for Your Classes?
Try these online sources for new or used books:
To apply for an Academy scholarship, contact our Executive Director, Janna Overstreet, by letter at Ringling College Lifelong Learning Academy, Temple Beth Sholom, 1050 S. Tuttle Avenue, Building #1, Sarasota, FL 34237. or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please be certain to include your contact information including email address and phone number in your letter of request. Successful applicants will receive a reduction in the tuition of one course, lecture or circle per year.