You can register by mail by downloading the form below or you can register online:

Download/Print the Form to Register By Mail

Online Registration

How do I create a new user account?
In order to register for LLI non-credit courses online, you must have an account with James Madison University Outreach and Engagement. Creating an account gives you online access to enroll in LLI courses, view your registration history, change your address and more.

You can go to our Sign up page to create a new account. Note: you must have an email address to set up an account with us. The email address cannot be assigned to another user in our system. If the email address is assigned to another user, you will be notified and given the opportunity to enter a new email address.  Each member must have a unique email address.

What courses do you currently offer?
Select one of the Lookup Courses links (in the left navigation bar) to see the list of courses we currently offer.  In Courses “by Group”, select Lifelong Learning Institute to view only LLI courses.  If you select “Complete Listing” you will view all courses offered by Outreach and Engagement.

How do I register for a course?
To register for a course:

  1. Look Up Course - look up the course you want to enroll in on our page.  Select Lifelong Learning Institute to view our available courses and Course Schedule events.
  2. Click the “Enroll Yourself” or “Enroll Someone Else” button on the Course Information page to start the registration process.  To enroll someone else you must have their user account information.
  3. Logon - log on to the system. Note: if you're already logged on, this step will be skipped.
  4. Add More Courses - if you are enrolling in other courses, click the Save to Cart and Add More Courses button and repeat steps 1, and 2.  Otherwise, continue to step 6.
  5. Register for Selected Courses - once you have added all the desired courses to your Enrollment, click the Proceed to Checkout button to continue the registration process.
  6. Make Payment - Choose "Submit" to pay online with a credit card***.  A $5 convenience fee will be added to the total amount due for courses and events selected.
  7. Registration Confirmed - the Registration Confirmation page now opens notifying you that you are enrolled in the course(s). A confirmation email with the registration specifics is also sent to your email address. At this time, you can safely log off the system.

***Important note for those paying by credit card***
Please have cookies enabled and private browsing disabled when paying by credit card. Once you click submit for credit card payment, you are redirected to the credit card payment processor. Do not use your back button or navigate away from the page until you have successfully completed your payment. Failure to do so will cause your registration and payment to not process properly. Please contact our office if you do not receive the registration confirmation screen after payment is processed.

Which methods of payment do you accept online?
We accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express. There is a $5 processing fee to pay by credit card. If you would prefer to pay by check, choose "Bill" on the payment screen and we will email you an invoice with instructions on how to remit payment. *Please note that some programs and events may only accept credit card payments.

What do I do if I've lost my password?
You can send a request for your password to be sent to your email address on our Lookup Password page.

How can I find out what courses I'm registered in?
To see a list of courses in which you are enrolled, visit the Registration History page then click the appropriate button:

  • Upcoming Courses - view a list of your upcoming courses with dates and location
  • Completed Courses - view a list of completed courses 

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