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Welcome to the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at UNR! Nestled in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada mountains, OLLI at UNR is a spirited community of seasoned adults who gather to explore new interests, share ideas and make friends. Distinguished professors and knowledgeable instructors volunteer their expertise in programs and activities spanning such diverse topics as art, current events, economics, health, history, literature, music, science, travel, theatre and writing. There are no grades, no tests and no pressure at OLLI. We welcome every adult learner regardless of previous educational experience. An annual membership fee of $85 covers attendance at as many programs and activities you choose to attend, including: * 150+ learning experiences every semester - in person at our Moana Campus - online via Zoom - outdoors throughout the Reno-Tahoe area * social and cultural programs * special events, field trips and a host of other enriching activities. Join us at OLLI: its the biggest little secret in the Biggest Little City. > Join OLLI > Member Benefits

Member Benefits   

As a member of OLLI at UNR, you receive unlimited access to:

  • In-person and online lectures by university faculty, community leaders and OLLI members
  • Short-term courses, interest groups, and book discussions
  • Outdoor activities, field trips, special events, and social opportunities
  • A video archive of pre-recorded lectures


  • Free parking at the Moana campus
  • Weekly e-newsletter of program announcements


Membership Fees

Annual Membership ($85): This is the full OLLI membership which gives you unlimited access to all programs, events, and activities that are offered in-person, online and pre-recorded throughout the membership year, unless an additional fee is specified in the program description. It is valid from July 1 through June 30 of the following year.

Spring Term Membership ($50): This is a full-access membership that is only valid from January 1 through June 30.

Fall Term Membership ($50): This is a full-access membership is only valid from July 1 through December 31.

Annual Membership Virtual Only ($55): This VIRTUAL ONLY membership gives you ONLINE-ONLY access to OLLI's hybrid and pre-recorded programs. It is valid from July 1 through June 30 of the following year. 

Scholarships: OLLI scholarships are available. For more information, call the OLLI office at (775) 784-8053, or email BEFORE purchasing your membership.

Membership dues are non-refundable and non-transferable.


Program Contact Information
 Location: Moana Building
 Physical Address: Main OLLI Office: 604 W. Moana Lane | Reno, NV 89509
 Phone: (775) 784-8053
 Hours: Monday-Friday | 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.