The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute - Carnegie Mellon University

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI), formerly the Academy for Lifelong Learning, is a gathering of people eager to enhance their education by attending classes in a pleasant atmosphere on the campus of a great university. Any adult in the Pittsburgh area is eligible to join the Osher Institute at Carnegie Mellon.

Endowed by the Bernard Osher Foundation, OLLI at CMU is a non-credit program supported by Carnegie Mellon University since its charter in 1992. Members participate in courses selected by the Curriculum Committee with suggestions from the membership. Dedicated volunteers lead courses and manage the program. Most classes are held during daylight hours.

* * * NEW * * * Fall 2015 Catalog

Fall 2015 Catalog Catalogs are to be delivered July 13-27th.
Click on the image to view the catalog PDF.
Online registration opens Tuesday, August 4th at noon.

View the Summer 2015 Catalog 

Courses are offered in several areas of interest: Arts & Humanities, Business & Commerce, Learn by Doing, Sciences, and Social Sciences.

                       View the Summer 2015 catalog [pdf]
                       See S15 Open Course List [pdf] 6-25-15
                       See updates on the Schedule Changes page.

New to Osher?

Osher at CMU is a member organization. Members are invited to join on a first-come, first-served basis from the prospect list. The How to Join page describes teaching and a Fast Track program as alternative paths to membership.

Wean Detour

Plaza Construction July 20 to Aug 27. See detour route [pdf]

Save the Date

Members' Picnic: Tues, Sep 1. See Events page