Fall 2021 Semester

Due to Covid-19, some fall programming will still be on Zoom. The fall term is September 27–November 19, 2021. Courses will meet once a week for 4 weeks. Zoom Resources available here.

If a class is closed, please contact the office to be added to a Wait List.

Information on ordering course books available here.

If you need to withdraw from a course, please notify the OLLI office (314) 935-4237 by Friday, July 16, 2021 for a full refund.

The university is tracking COVID-19. Get updates at covid19.wustl.edu.

Curiosity Never Retires

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Washington University in St. Louis offers a variety of intellectually challenging courses in the liberal arts and sciences for students ages 50 or older. Courses are noncredit and there are no exams or grades.

John Dwyer student testimony

“OLLI has proven to be a way to learn about new subjects and new things, with new friends who have a range of interests and expertise. I think of it as continuing my liberal arts education and opening my mind to unexpected challenges. Each term, I look forward to finding out the buffet of possibilities offered.”

John Dwyer, member since 2011

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There are not currently any upcoming events scheduled. Please check back for new events to be added.

In the meantime, if you'd like to explore campus events, please visit Happenings at WashU.

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