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Below, you'll find answers to common questions about the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Emory University.

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. Go to the OLLI website and click on Courses to see all of the classes, dates and times.
  2. Click on the class name (i.e. Great Decisions) and then click add to cart.
  3. To add more classes from the list, click the back button (←) at the top left of the screen.
  4. After adding courses, click check out.
  5. Log in using a previously created account or create a new account (if necessary, click forgot my password). Make sure all fields are completed (i.e. address, phone, etc.).
  6. Click make payment, follow prompts to pay.
  7. Click continue to display the confirmation page.
  8. Click continue to receive a confirmation receipt via email.
Note: Membership discounts will not appear until you click check out!

The majority of courses (unless otherwise noted) are held at Emory Continuing Education, which is located at 2635 Century Pkwy NE, Suite 300, Atlanta, GA 30345.

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OLLI students and instructors may park in the open-air lot directly in front of the building. Deck parking is reserved for the employees of Century Center tenants.

No, but it is required to take advantage of the membership discounts on OLLI courses.

You will receive an email from Emory Continuing Education confirming your class selections.

The flat fee for each 4-week course is $50 (members) and $100 (non-members). On occasion, fees may be accessed. Those fees may be:

  • Administrative fees: Cover rental costs for offsite spaces.
  • Instructor fees: Covers honorarium for specialized instructors for specific courses or topics.
  • Supply fees: Covers materials required for certain classes.

Courses typically begin on the first Monday of each month (with the exception of holidays).

September 2020August 31
October 2020October 5
November 2020November 2
December 2020No 4-week courses
January 2021January 4
February 2021February 1
March 2021March 1
April 2021April 5
May 2021May 3
June 2021June 7
July 2021July 5
August 2021August 2

Our courses are taught by a wide variety of qualified personnel. We’re very proud of the instructors we attract. Please view the Instructors page to view biographies of past, present, and future instructors.

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