Registration for College for Seniors program starts tomorrow

Press release

From UNC Asheville News Services

The spring course catalog for the nationally renowned College for Seniors is now available online. Registration begins at 8 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 26, in person at UNC Asheville’s Reuter Center. The College for Seniors courses are offered by OLLI, the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UNC Asheville.

Spring courses begin in March and the lineup contains new offerings and popular favorites, skills courses and serious academic exploration. No tests or grades are given.

Course offerings will range from “The History of Southern Appalachia” to “Beginning Tango and Rumba” to “Jack the Ripper and the Victorian Age,” giving students a chance to explore many different paths of study.

The College for Seniors course catalog is available at Cost for College for Seniors is $115 for limitless courses. Students must also pay the OLLI membership fee of $60. Membership benefits include a campus parking permit, access to the university library, discounts on special events and more.

For more information or to register, call 828/251-6140 or


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