at "Tallwood," a wooded, secluded part of George Mason University's Fairfax, Virginia campus with its own on-site parking, the
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at George Mason University serves the
Northern Virginia community
providing intellectual and cultural experiences for residents in their
an independent, non-profit organization, affiliated with George Mason
and one of a number of lifelong-learning institutes in the United
States supported by the Bernard Osher
At OLLI, you'll find no homework,
no exams, no required college degree, no age threshold (and no academic
credits) -- just learning for the pure joy of learning, in classes held
9:30 AM and 3:30 PM, only on weekdays. One annual fee covers the next
class terms (eight weeks long in the spring and
fall, six weeks in the summer, and four weeks in the winter). You can enroll in as many courses and special events as you
want, subject only to class-size limits.
Classes meet at
Tallwood and at our satellite location at
Lake Anne Plaza in Reston, Virginia. Subject areas
include art, music, drama, economics, finance, government, history,
current events, international studies, languages, literature, writing,
philosophy, religion, science and technology. The OLLI experience
also includes informal and scheduled social activities, trips and
performances, and special-interest discussion groups. We offer a welcoming
atmosphere where you can enjoy learning with active, interesting
friends and colleagues who are living fully in their retirement years.
you are one of the almost 700 current OLLI members or someone
interested in joining the organization, you'll find a wealth of
information on this Website. Please explore our site at your leisure.
Thank you for visiting!
OLLI is a non-profit, tax-exempt,
equal-opportunity 501(c)(3) organization and does not discriminate on
the basis of race,
color or national or ethnic origin. Read
details about viewing the OLLI Website.
January 20, 2007
Copyright © 2007 Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at
George Mason University. Materials in this publication subject to
OLLI-GMU copyright may be reproduced for noncommercial educational
purposes as long as credit is given to OLLI-GMU.
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at George Mason University
4210 Roberts Rd., Fairfax, VA 22032-1028
Phone: (703) 503-3384; E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org;
Fax: (703) 503-2832
Original site design and construction by OLLI-GMU member Rod Zumbro.