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Membership Fees and Course Registration

OLLI Membership Types

OLLI at Dominican is a membership driven community of adult learners.  Anyone 50 years of age or older may join OLLI.  There are two types of membership:

Basic Annual Membership:
After paying the Basic Membership Fee of $25 each session, basic members may then enroll in OLLI courses by paying the individual course or club fees. 

Premium Annual Membership
After paying the Premium Annual Membership Fee, members may register for up to four courses per session and an unlimited number of clubs during the Fall, Winter and Spring (a total of twelve courses and twelve clubs) with no additional course fees (Summer 2015 is not included).  The cost for courses in excess of four is $90. The Dominican OLLI Lecture Series is free for Premium Members.

      Benefits of Premium Annual Membership

  • Priority registration until August 23, 2014, and priority on the waitlist of full classes;
  • Visit an unlimited number of courses during the first week of the session and make changes, if any, during the second week of the session. Some classes fill up so check with the OLLI office about space availability;
  • Discounts to many cultural and educational events on campus, open to the public for a fee;
  • Reserved seating at designated lectures that are open to the public, including the Leadership Lecture Series;
  • Membership card that serves as proof of member/student status wherever discounts are offered;
  • Discounted membership in Conlan Center (check with front desk at 415-482-3500 for current rates)



Premium Annual Membership
– $550 before August 31; $575 after August 31 (price of $575 maintained for remainder of the academic year)

Basic Membership Fee: $25 per session

Course Fees for Basic Members Only:

  One four-week course - $85

  One six-week course: $120

  One eight-week course - $150

   Two eight-week courses - $250

   Three eight-week courses - $350

    Each additional eight-week course - $90


Fall 2014 registration begins on August 15, 2014 for Premium Members and August 25, 2014 for Basic Members. Early registration is recommended. All members must register before the first day of the course(s). Registration can be done by mail or phone.  To register by phone with a credit card please call (415) 458-3763.

Enrollment Confirmation

You will receive an enrollment confirmation by mail.  If you have any questions please e-mail Mae Koerner at


Dominican University faculty, staff, alumni and residents of our partner locations may be eligible for discounts. 

Refund Policy

Members are eligible for a refund of all fees minus an administrative fee of $25 if the request is received at least one week before the first class of the session.  

Guest Policy

After consulting with the OLLI office regarding space availability, members can bring a guest to any course for which they are registered one time only.  Guests must fully register for the course to attend any subsequent classes.

Courses cannot be audited

Scholarship Programs

If you wish to be considered for a scholarship, please send a personal letter with your contact information, a statement of annual or monthly income, and course choices by August 25, 2014.  If you are selected for a full or partial scholarship, you may pay only an administrative fee of $25 each session.

Contact OLLI

Dominican University of California
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute
50 Acacia Avenue
San Rafael CA 94901

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