Become a Member

Become a Member


If you are age 50 plus and have a curious mind, join us! Enjoy the intellectual stimulation of a learning community of adults. As an OLLI at UNL member, you gain access to over 200 non-credit courses annually. Events, special lectures, day trips and travel provide additional opportunities for learning, enjoyment and meeting others with similar interests. Best of all, there are no grades and no tests. OLLI is the joy of learning.

Membership is required to take most courses, attend events and take advantage of other OLLI opportunities.

Membership Benefits

As an OLLI member, you have the opportunity to:

  • Register for an unlimited number of OLLI courses
  • Attend member only courses, events, tours, special lectures, workshops and symposia
  • Join in any of OLLI’s interest groups of members who share a common hobby or special interest
  • Get discounts from local partners
  • Receive the OLLI catalogs

Membership Fees

Choose from one of the following membership options:

  • Annual membership (August-July) is $75.
  • Mid-year membership (January-July) is $50.

Discounts on Membership:

  • If you are a member of NET, you can save $10 on an annual membership.
  • If you are a first-time NEW OLLI member and a member of the UNL Alumni Association, you can save $10 on an annual membership.

No discounts are available on the mid-year membership.

Other fees

OLLI offers multi-session courses, as well as one-time classes, symposia and lectures. A typical one-time class is $5 and a typical six-week course is $30. Fees for events, day trips and travel vary.

Join Now!

There are several ways to join OLLI at UNL:

1. Online
Purchase your membership and register for classes online.

Join, renew your membership & register online for courses/events

2. By Mail
Printable 2019-2020 membership & course/event registration form
Mail to: University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute
P. O. Box 830800
125 Home Economics Building
Lincoln, NE 68583-0800

3. In Person
Bring your completed registration form to the OLLI office on UNL’s East Campus.
Open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Pay by check or with a credit card.