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The OLLI Thursday Morning Lecture Series, The US Supreme Court: Challenges and Issues in Changing Times, which runs through December 15th, is FULL. We cannot accept additional in-person registrations and there will be no day passes issued for this series.

Registration for the next Thursday Morning Lecture Series, the Future of Transportation: Don't Turn in Your Car Keys Yet! (pdf) is open. The series includes six lectures from 10:00 to 11:30 am, January 5th to February 9th, 2017 at the Rave Cinema on Carpenter Road.

Transportation: Today and Tomorrow Day Trip, register by December 15th for the January 17th tour of the Ford Rogue Factory and a visit to the Detroit Auto Show at Cobo Hall.

December with OLLI, a list of open December OLLI events.

Registration for open OLLI 2016-17 events continues, includng some events that take place in 2017.

View OLLI's Fall 2016 catalog online or as a pdf. Catalog updated August 11th.

OLLI's Winter Term 2017 catalog will be mailed to members in late December.

OLLI Winter Open House: Monday, January 9th from 10 am to noon at Washtenaw Community College, Morris Lawrence Building. Come by to meet OLLI instructors and learn about upcoming study groups, lectures, day trips, and more!

Registration for OLLI Winter and Spring Term 2017 events opens January 11th.

Welcome to OLLI
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Michigan was established to encourage adults to continue their learning long after formal schooling is done. The Institute’s popular programs help mature adults to rediscover the piquancy of learning — the joy of discovery and feelings of accomplishment that are unencumbered by tests, grades, or drills.

This year’s programs feature:

six lecture series totaling 40 presentations, with average attendance over 250 people;

more than 100 study groups on a wide variety of topics;

casual, friend-producing programs on evenings and weekends — well-suited to people not yet retired;

day-long travel ventures to midwestern venues.


OLLI in Action

Watch our video to see how our programs impact our members' lives.