Whether you’re a newcomer to the Athens area or someone who has been here for a while, joining OLLI@UGA is a great way to meet people with similar interests. Our membership includes folks with a wide variety of backgrounds and world experiences. As an OLLI@UGA member, you’ll have access to a variety of educational, cultural, and social activities. And it’s all just for the fun of it!
OLLI@UGA membership entitles you to:
- Receive all of our newsletters and catalogs delivered directly to your door. Not a member yet, but interested in receiving our catalogs and newsletters? Join the mailing list now.
- Enroll in any number of OLLI courses, activities, trips and social events at a low fee per session.
- Participate in any of our more than 25 Shared Interest Groups at no additional membership charge.
- Attend a number of social events throughout the year such as New Member Orientation; OLLI@UGA Lifelong Learning Fair to celebrate the “back to class” seasons and the ever-popular year-end Holiday Party.
- Celebrate seasonal favorites such as Valentine’s Day, St. Patrick’s Day, and New Year’s Eve with Dutch-treat luncheons.
- Volunteer for a wide range of rewarding volunteer activity opportunities.
OLLI members can enjoy additional perks from UGA:
- Visit any of the UGA Campus Libraries‘ circulation desks to obtain a library card. They will verify your membership status and issue you a card. Visit the OLLI@UGA library blog page created just for us.
- Join the UGA Ramsey Center as an affiliate member. The Ramsey Center offers a wide array of fitness classes, state-of-the-art workout equipment, and an indoor pool. Membership is $25/month, and parking can be arranged with Parking Services once you receive your Ramsey ID number. Forms may be obtained from the OLLI office.
- Obtain an official OLLI@UGA student ID from the Tate Center. Many members have presented their card around town and received discounts up to 10%. Forms may be obtained from the OLLI office.