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Membership Benefits 

Visit the registration link and upgrade your membership from Term to Annual. You will need to use the same email address you used to register for last semester. This will allow the system to recognize you and allow you to pay an additional $160 to upgrade your membership for Spring 2021 & will also include the Summer 2021 at no additional cost. At the time of upgrading your membership you will also select all of your workshops for Spring, there are no limits on what you can register for!


OLLI offers a wide range of thought- provoking workshops during three semesters per year in various topics such as:

  • Art
  • Computer Science
  • Current Events
  • Finance & Business
  • Game Theory & Sports
  • History & Politics
  • Language
  • Literature
  • Music
  • Philosophy & Psychology
  • Photography
  • Religion
  • Science
  • Writing
  • and more

  • Members can take advantage of registering for an unlimited number of OLLI Virtual Workshops during the Spring 2021 semester
  • Access to free Zoom training (group & individual) with a full downloadable training guide
  • Access to a variety of virtual Special Events
  • OLLI Virtual Lecture Series featuring engaging guest speakers who share their insights and experiences with the OLLI membership
  • Subscription to our weekly e-newsletter,  What’s’ Happening
  • Community engagement amongst members of diverse career, educational and experiential backgrounds
  • Access to participate in OLLI Committees and Councils & Virtual Chorus
  • Access to Stony Brook University G Suite (Gmail, Google drive, Google docs, etc.), licensed SBU Zoom account, SBU virtual events, SBU newsletter and more





You are a returning member if:

1. You purchased an Annual Membership in 2020 for $325 and want to register for workshops for the Spring 2021 semester. There will be no fee to do so.


2. You purchased a Fall Term Membership in 2020 for $165 and would like to continue participating in the OLLI at SBU Program, to do this you will need to upgrade your membership for an additional $160. This will permit you access for the Spring 2021 and Summer 2021 semesters (Summer included at no additional cost).


You are a new member if:
1. You have never purchased an Annual/Term Membership in 2020  and want to register for workshops for the Spring 2021 semester. 


 2. You were given "The Gift of OLLI" and need to complete your membership registration at no cost to you.


 OLLI Referral Program 

The Referral Program is designed to encourage members to recruit their friends, family and peers to join the OLLI at SBU program. The OLLI program currently offers social and cultural enrichment through thought-provoking workshops each semester and a variety of exciting events. OLLI workshops cover every possible genre you can imagine and are led by current OLLI members who volunteer their time. There are no tests, no grades—no pre-requisites to join!

  • Referrals must be for NEW MEMBERS ONLY; someone who has not been an OLLI member within any semester in 2019 or 2020

• New member must list full name of active OLLI member that referred them to the OLLI at SBU program when they register online for the first time.

• New member must complete their purchase of an OLLI membership

• You must be an active paid OLLI at SBU member to claim your special gift.

• You and your referred new member will receive a special OLLI gift before the end of the semester.

Learn more about the referral program


 Spring 2021 Flyer