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OLLI at Emory

COURSE LOCATION

All OLLI courses are now held at 2635 Century Pkwy unless otherwise noted in the course description. 

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Emory is a lifelong learning program for seasoned adults who enjoy learning for fun. At OLLI, the thirst for knowledge never ends, with classes and social programs that nourish the mind, body, and soul. Build friendships with others who live in the spirit of learning and personal growth by choosing from dozens of classes and special interest programs.

Long Session Courses

OLLI Long-Session courses run approximately 8 weeks and include a range of popular topics. Starts Oct 7.

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Short Session Courses

OLLI Short-Session courses run approximately 4 weeks and include a range of popular topics. Starts Sep 3.

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Off-Site Courses

OLLI now offers select courses at different locations around the Metro Atlanta Area.

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Events and Travel

OLLI members benefit from planning vacations and trips as a group and enjoy special group rates.

View Upcoming Trips (Events and Travel)

Special Lectures

OLLI Special Lectures include topics of interest to OLLI members.

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Frequently Asked Questions

  1. Go to the OLLI website and click on Courses to see all of the classes, dates and times.
  2. Click on the class name (i.e. Gentle Yoga) and then click add to cart.
  3. To add more classes from the list, click the back button (←) at the top left of the screen.
  4. After adding courses, click check out.
  5. Log in using previously created account or create a new account (if necessary, click forgot my password). Make sure all fields are completed (i.e. address, phone, etc.).
  6. Click make payment, follow prompts to pay.
  7. Click continue to display the confirmation page.
  8. Click continue to receive a confirmation receipt via email.
Note: Membership discounts will not appear until you click check out!

The majority of courses (unless otherwise noted) are held at Emory Continuing Education, which is located at 2635 Century Pkwy NE, Suite 300, Atlanta, GA 30345.

Get Directions

OLLI students and instructors may park in the open-air lot directly in front of the building. Deck parking is reserved for the employees of Century Center tenants.

No, but it is required to take advantage of the membership discounts on OLLI courses.

You will receive an email from Emory Continuing Education confirming your class selections.

OLLI members pay a discounted rate for our courses; Long Session courses are $45, and Short Session courses are $25. On occasion, other fees may be accessed. Those fees may be:

  • Administrative fees: Cover rental costs for offsite spaces.
  • Instructor fees: Covers honorarium for specialized instructors for specific courses or topics.
  • Supply fees: Covers materials required for certain classes.

  • Summer 2019 Term (Registration begins May 20)
    Short Session: June 3 - June 28
    Long Session: July 8 - August 23
     
  • Fall 2019 Term (Registration begins August 19)
    Short Session: September 3 - September 30
    Long Session: October 7 - November 22
     
  • Winter 2020 Term (Registration begins November 18)
    One Session: January 6 – February 21
     
  • Spring 2020 Term (Registration begins February 17)
    Short Session: March 2 - March 27
    Long Session: April 6 - May 23
     
  • Summer 2020 Term (Registration begins May 18)
    Short Session: June 1 - June 27
    Long Session: July 6 - August 29
     

Our courses are taught by a wide variety of qualified personnel. We’re very proud of the instructors we attract. Please view the Instructors page to view biographies of past, present, and future instructors.

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