Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI)

Satisfy your curiosity. Sharpen your mind. Share your passions. The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Dominican University of California was designed for lifelong learners like you.

Welcome to OLLI

Become a member of OLLI at the level that fits your needs and interests the most. OLLI courses are not-for-credit. This means there is no homework, exams, or grades (and no pressure!) It’s learning for learning’s sake. You’ll find non-credit courses and workshops in many topical areas, including art history, film, history, politics and economics, literature and language, and science.
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We're offering two courses on campus and several courses via the video conferencing platform, Zoom. View our Introduction to Zoom page to learn how to use Zoom.


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*This is only available to members who are registered for a course that is being recorded.

OLLI Events

OLLI events are open to non-members and are a low-cost way to sample the wonders of OLLI.

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Please note: Health and safety are our first priority. 

Please note: Health and safety are our first priority. In accordance with the public health directives, the OLLI on-campus offices will be open by appointment on Mondays and Wednesdays. Otherwise, you may reach us via phone and email.

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We know your gift is an honor bestowed upon Dominican University of California. It is our privilege to accept your gift and our obligation to ensure its proper stewardship. Thank you for your investment in us.


Meet the OLLI Team

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Kathie Henderson, PhD

Director of OLLI
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Calum MacKechnie, MEd

Associate Director, OLLI
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Michelle van Kriedt

Assistant Director, OLLI

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