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A Unique Learning Community for Adults Over 50

Welcome to our unique educational program at Texas Tech University. OLLI is designed for adults over 50 who are still working, semi-retired or fully retired. We are administered by the Texas Tech University Office of the Provost.

OLLI at TTU has programs in Abilene, Fredericksburg, Jefferson, Highland Lakes (Marble Falls) and Lubbock, Texas.

Join a vibrant and interactive learning community and discover the joy of learning in a fun, friendly and intellectually stimulating environment.


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No tests, no grades, no papers...

Just the opportunity to explore exciting topics and pursue new interests. During the fall and spring semesters we offer non-credit, short-term classes designed for adults.

Classes include cooking, world politics, religion, law, art, geography, sports, economics, films, photography, health and wellness, philosophy, music, archaeology, wine and food tasting, literature, music, city tours, artist and film series, one-on-one lunch series and readers circle.


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OLLI relies on donations from people like you. If you love what OLLI at TTU is doing in your area, support us by donating today!

On the page below you can search for the specific area you would like to donate to. (OLLI is not abbreviated, so be sure to use the full name, "Osher Lifelong Institute", when searching for the area you would like to donate to.)


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Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI)

  • Address

    Texas Tech Plaza | 1901 University Avenue, Suite 513 | Lubbock, Texas 79410-5095 || Mailing: Box 45095 | Lubbock, TX 79409-5095
  • Phone

    (806) 742-6554
  • Email