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Lubbock OLLI Membership

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OLLI Membership Benefits

You must be a Lubbock OLLI member to enroll in most of our offerings. Get the most out of your OLLI experience by using discounts offered by local partners, enjoy some free sessions, be invited to exclusive events on TTU campus, and more! As an OLLI member, you may attend any of our classes in Lubbock, Fredericksburg or Marble Falls once class fee is paid. Must enroll even if class is free.

How much does it cost?

Lubbock (South Plains) = $35 per person (Individual must be 50 years of age or older)
Annual membership – valid for a year from date of purchase 
Memberships are not pro-rated and not refundable.

Lubbock Member Benefits

  • Robert H. Ewalt Student Recreation Center
    You can purchase a membership at an affordable cost and enjoy all the great benefits of the Texas Tech rec center ... an indoor walking/jogging track, 8 tennis courts, a picnic gazebo, Leisure Pool ... with proof of receipt provided by OLLI. Memberships for the general public are no longer available for fall or spring semesters. For more information, call (806) 742-3351.
  • Presidential Lecture and Performance Series
    Brilliant Minds, dazzling performers, lectures, discussions, and performances; unique events to stimulate intellectual debate, inspire creativity and expand horizons. OLLI Members receive individual general admission ticket with current OLLI name badge for $12 at Select-A-Seat location at Lubbock Memorial Civic Center box office. For more information, call (806) 742-0700.
  • The School of Music at TTU
    OLLI members receive the student rate on ticketed performances. Tickets are available at the Select-A-Seat in the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center or call them at 770.2000. Tickets are discounted from 30 - 50% off the general admission price. For more information, call (806) 742-2270.
  • Texas Tech University Mainstage Maedgen Theatre
    Tickets are offered to OLLI members at a discounted rate of $10 and LAB THEATRE tickets for $8. For more information, call (806) 742-3603.

Who Can Register?

Lubbock/South Plains: Most of our offerings are for OLLI members only or a specifically designated group in catalog. You are asked to enroll in advance. No at the door registrations and NO auditing of classes is allowed. 

Please sign up at least one week before a scheduled program to ensure the class makes and to allow us have adequate seating arranged.


You must give us written or email notification SEVEN DAYS BEFORE FIRST CLASS DATE to be considered for a refund.  If you paid on-line using a credit card, we can issue a credit to your card within 2-3 weeks, but ask you to consider a credit towards a class in same fiscal year (Sept.-July). Payments by check can take 60-90 days for a refund, if you do not choose to take a credit towards another class. No refunds or credits allowed for any offering with bus transportation, food, supplies or other costs. If you choose not to attend a course for which you have pre-registered, you will not be eligible for a credit or refund of any kind.


Your check is your confirmation. If you register online, a confirmation is sent immediately to your email address. Paper confirmations are not mailed. If you have questions, please contact us.

Program Changes

OLLI at TTU reserves the right to substitute instructors, rearrange class schedules, or cancel classes due to low enrollment or if instructor must cancel. Class locations are listed in catalog or on electronic reminders. In case of class cancellation, you will be notified and will receive a credit.

In case of bad weather, contact us to know if a class has been cancelled. Lubbock OLLI follows same policy as TTU for cancelled classes/events due to bad weather.

Office Location, Class Locations, and Parking

The Lubbock OLLI office is at the Texas Tech Plaza 1901 University Ave., Suite 513, located at 19th Street & University Avenue. Lubbock OLLI classes are held at numerous off-site locations, so check the catalog or this website for details.

Carillon Lifecare Community

We gratefully acknowledge Carillon for their generosity & support of Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI)!


1717 Norfolk Ave. | Lubbock, TX 79416 | (806) 281-6200 | carillonlubbock.com

Quick Links


Register online here!

To register for classes or membership contact Tina Crowson at (806) 742-6554.

Lubbock Office Hours

Monday-Thursday: 9-5 p.m.
Friday: 9-Noon


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Email: olli@ttu.edu
Call: (806) 742-6554

Contact OLLI

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