Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at SF State is an active community of peers age 50 and up engaged in learning through classes, interest groups and events at the SF State downtown and main campuses.

Membership Levels and Benefits

Basic - $25 per year

Twelve monthly brown bag lectures

Multiple monthly Interest Groups: SF Adventures,Share A Book, World Affairs, Caring Community, Poetry Writing, OLLI Hikers, Share A Film

Faculty Previews for each session and other events

Weekly E-newsletter will keep you in the loop!

You are welcomed to try out one of our groups, events, lectures, activities or classes to see what we’re all about (please check in with us to ensure space availability).


Premiere Sixty Plus - $85 per year (Sept-July) *

Enjoy membership in one of the longest standing Lifelong Learning communities (since 1975!)

Includes Basic

Activities include 22 meetings with lectures (34 including Basic above), and options to add organized tours, trips, luncheons and dinners

Monthly newsletter via email and mail.


Read more about Sixty Plus and it's rich historySee upcoming Sixty Plus programs.

Single Course - $95 each *

Stimulating and provocative six-week courses* on a wide variety of subjects provide personal and social enrichment, taught by current and retired SF State professors and other experts. Spring Session Two is currently starting! The full schedule is on our courses page. The classes which are yet to start are listed below. Click on each title for the description and schedule information. Also watch our short faculty info videos. Our next session, Summer, begins June 5th. (Register for a course to complete membership payment.)

Includes Basic

*A few courses may vary in length or cost a bit more to add some time by teacher request or because a smaller class is suitable

To Add Single Course Membership, Sign Up for Any Course

Multi-Course - $550 per year

Take up to 12 courses in 12 months. This can bring the per-class cost to as low as $45. If you take seven courses, each class costs $79, etc.

Includes Basic