UCLA Extension


If you’re 50 or over and interested in the sheer joy of learning, UCLA Extension invites you to join a vibrant community of like-minded adults at the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UCLA (OLLI). OLLI provides a unique opportunity for retired and semi-retired individuals to participate in an extensive program of classes, lectures, discussion groups, special events, and social gatherings. You can find us in your neighborhood with locations in Westwood Village and Sherman Oaks.

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An intellectual, cultural, and social exploration for adults age 50 and above

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI at UCLA) is a community of dynamic adults 50 and above who are interested in the sheer joy of learning. OLLI experiences are geared to your lifestyle. Membership offers a wide array of instructor-led courses, discussion groups, and cultural opportunities inside and outside the classroom.

All OLLI Members enjoy the following:

  • Invitations to unique programs and activities within the OLLI community
  • Connection with OLLIs across the nation
  • Access to award-winning instructors and compelling courses
  • Multiple, convenient learning locations

Enjoy the benefits of membership all year long!

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Being a part of this exciting program has been an exceptionally enriching and rewarding experience for me. I consider it a privilege to express my appreciation in this way for the university which has done so much for me.
Earl Schub, OLLI instructor