Daphne Koller said the following to an audience of 400 people [starting at 19:08 in the linked video] attending an educational technology conference.
There are so few opportunities for those of us here in this room to learn something new in an engaging and fun and high quality way.
She followed up immediately with this claim:
If you take away the residential requirement for enrollment [in college], all of us can be lifelong learners.
As a service to readers, I will state the assumption here:
“Lifelong learning” refers to learning that meets an external standard, and which is externally certified.