Lifelong Learning

Want to learn something new, find a hobby, or just meet others with a passion for learning?

Temple University's Personal Enrichment and Lifelong Learning programs provide the springboard for your learning goals: 

Lifelong Learning for 50+

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Temple University is a lifelong learning academy where people 50 years and older attend classes and pursue the joy of learning without the traditional academic requirements of tests and grades. All classes are held during the day in Center City Philadelphia. OLLI celebrates and enriches aging, by creating a vibrant educational community, where people 50 years and over learn, teach, and discover together.

Learn more and join OLLI for the 2018-2019 school year

Lifelong Learning Society 

If you enjoy active, stimulating classes with great teachers, topics, and students, the Lifelong Learning Society series of classes is for you! Classes are designed for learners 50 and up, but adult learners of all ages are welcome.

Classes are offered during the day on Mondays and Wednesdays at the Temple University Ambler campus.

Learn more and join the Lifelong Learning Society.

Senior Scholars 

Senior Scholars is an opportunity for Temple alumni and their spouses or partners, age 50 or older, to audit select undergraduate courses alongside current Temple students. Explore topics you’ve always wanted to pursue and be a part of diverse, lively classroom discussions. Day and evening courses are available on the Main, Center City, Ambler, and Harrisburg campuses.

View our full list of courses available to the Senior Scholars!