Creative Retirement Institute


CRI offers classes Fall, Winter and Spring quarters.

Fall Registration Starts September 1!

Check back in August to see our offerings.


For the health and safety of our community, all college offices have moved services online through Aug. 28, pending further announcements.

Employees are serving students and the community remotely during this time. Use the website below to check for information on how to connect with us.

All college updates, resources, and information posts about COVID-19 are available at Thank you for your flexibility and understanding.

To ensure you get in to your preferred classes, it is recommended that you register early, as classes fill quickly. If registering by mail, please call the CRI office at 425.640.1830 or check online at to see if there is still space available.

You may be occasionally contacted by CRI Class Assistants Committee members to see if you are interested in helping with class. 

Registration Information

Classes offered by the Creative Retirement Institute are self-supported and receive no state funding. Students must pay a registration fee of $15 per person, per quarter, in addition to individual course fees. 

Scholarships Available 

Is there a class you'd like to take but don't feel you can squeeze the cost out of your budget? Through generous donations, the CRI John Terrey Scholarship Fund has been established to help increase the opportunity to experience the CRI classes. Funds will be awarded as money is available. The names of applicants will be strictly confidential.

For more information and to apply, please contact the CRI office at 425.640.1830, or email