Lagunita is retiring and will shut down at 12 noon Pacific Time on March 31, 2020. We will continue to offer courses on other online learning platforms; visit

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All open courses end at 12 noon Pacific Time on March 26, 2020. See Lagunita Platform FAQs.

Some former Lagunita courses are now open for enrollment on edX: Stanford Online launches courses on edX.
Additional courses offered on other online learning platforms are available at

Due to the approaching closure, time to complete new courses is very limited. As a result, account creation is advised against.

After you've successfully created a Lagunita account and registered your email address, you will see a message on your Lagunita Dashboard prompting you to check your email account's inbox for an activation link. 


Once you receive the activation link, click on it to activate your account.  If you don't see it in your inbox, check your spam, junk and trash folders.  

You can also add to your email address book, to ensure all messages sent from the course website successfully reach you.

If you do not activate your Lagunita account, once you log out of your current session, you will not be able to log back in until the account is activated. 

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