Osher Lifelong Learning Institute
OLLI's 2014 Fall Semester Registration is Now Closed.
OLLI's fall semester is now closed. If you would like to see what OLLI has to offer and review OLLI's 2014 fall catalog click here. OLLI welcomes new members for the four-week winter session and for the upcoming 14-week spring semester. To request a copy of the next catalog be mailed to you .
The winter catalog will be posted in early December. The spring catalog will be available in mid-January.
OLLI's 2014–2015 Academic Calendar
Fall Semester: September 8–December 12, 2014
Winter Session: Tuesday, January 20–Monday, February 16, 2015
Spring Semester: March 2–June 5, 2015
Summer Session: July 6–August 6, 2015
OLLI and Northwestern University will be closed on the following days:
- Monday, September 1, 2014
- Thursday, November 27 and Friday, November 28, 2014
- Monday, December 24 and Tuesday, December 25, 2014
- Wednesday, December 31, 2014 and Thursday, January 1, 2015
- Monday, January 19, 2015
- Monday, May 25, 2015
- Friday, July 3, 2015
OLLI Members, Invest in OLLI — Propose a Winter 2015 Study Group!
OLLI's 4-week winter session begins on Tuesday, January 20, 2015 and concludes on Monday, February 16, 2015.
Proposals are due on Thursday, October 23, 2014. You will need both the Instructions and the Proposal Form.
Here are the upcoming call for proposal dates and the proposal due dates:
Spring semester call for proposal date: 10/27/2014
Spring semester proposal due date: 11/26/2014
Fall semester call for proposal date: 3/3/2015
Fall semester proposal due date: 3/20/2015
Summer session call for proposal date: 3/23/2015
Summer session proposal due date: 4/13/2015
OLLI Commemorates 25 Years at Northwestern
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Northwestern University (OLLI) celebrates 25 years of providing a dynamic learning community for adults over 50 on Northwestern's Chicago and Evanston campuses. Inspired by Northwestern trustee Newton Minow, OLLI began as the Institute for Learning in Retirement (ILR), a part of Northwestern University School of Professional Studies. It was thought a peer-led program — not designed around academic credit, but for the pure joy of learning, would be a good fit for Northwestern and... [more]