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Renewing a past OLLI membership? Click here.

Registration for the 2017–2018 half-year membership period is now open!

Please note that OLLI membership fees are not refundable. Unused membership benefits are not transferable and expire on the last day, June 30, of the membership year. All account balances must be paid by 15 days before the end of the membership year—credits will not carry over nor be refunded after June 30 of the membership year. You must be 50 or older to join OLLI.

How to Join OLLI as a New Member

  1. Click here to create a new online account. *** If you have ever previously been a member of OLLI, please do not create an account and instead contact OLLI for assistance. ***
  1. This page is for your personal information.
    1. From the Type of Membership drop-down menu, select Individual. *** Do this only for the first OLLI member in your household. ***
    2. Enter your first, middle, and last names exactly as they appear on your government-issued photo ID.
    3. Enter your Gender.
    4. Enter your Date of Birth using the format MM/DD/YYYY. *** Do not use the calendar icon. ***
    5. Enter your Primary Phone number and Email address.
    6. Create your unique Username (between 4 and 50 characters) and Password (at least 8 characters and case-sensitive). *** Record your username and password in a safe place to access your account in the future. ***
    7. From the How did you hear about OLLI? drop-down menu, select one option.
    8. From the New or Renewing Member?  drop-down menu, select New.
    9. If you have ever been associated with any University of Illinois campus in any capacity, enter your University ID (UIN).
    10. Enter your Primary Address complete information.
    11. When done, click Submit.
  2. This page is titled Welcome!
    1. At the top, in the horizontal menu, click Select Membership.
  3. This page has the Available membership types.
    1. Under 2017–2018 Half-Year Membership (Individual), click Select.
    2. Below this selection, click Select now.
  4. This page is your billing information.
    1. The amount due should be $115.00 for an individual half-year membership.
    2. Click the button next to New Credit Card.
    3. If you would like to save your credit card information for future use, leave the box checked after Save this card? *** OLLI does not keep credit card information on file and is not able to access your card information online. ***
    4. Do NOT check the box after Allow recurring charges?
    5. Complete all required fields.
    6. Click Submit.

Your membership account has been created, and your payment is complete!

 

How to Add a Second New OLLI Member from Your Household

If you would like to register both members for courses, study groups, events, etc. from one online account, you must follow the instructions below. If you follow the instructions above for the second member, you will only be able to register one member from each account. Two unique accounts cannot be merged once they have been created.

Please note membership fees must be paid separately for the second member, but all future course and event registration procedures will combine both members’ fees into a single payment.

  1. Log in to your account.
  1. At the top, in the horizontal menu, click My Account.
  1. At the bottom of the page, between the horizontal blue bars, click Add new contact.
  1. This page is for the second member’s personal information.
    1. Enter the second member’s first, middle, and last names exactly as they appear on their government-issued photo ID.
    2. Enter the second member’s Gender.
    3. Enter the second member’s Date of Birth using the format MM/DD/YYYY. *** Do not use the calendar icon. ***
    4. Create the second member’s unique Username (between 4 and 50 characters) and Password (at least 8 characters and case-sensitive). *** Record the second member’s username and password in a safe place to access your account in the future. ***
    5. Enter the second member’s Home Phone number and Email address.
    6. If you would like the second member to be able to edit the account information, next to Can Edit Data, check the box.
    7. From the Registration Permissions drop-down menu, select the preferred online registration permissions for the second member.
    8. If the second member has ever been associated with any University of Illinois campus in any capacity, enter their University ID (UIN).
    9. Enter the second member’s Primary Address complete information.
    10. When done, click Save.
  2. This page is titled Welcome!
    1. At the top, in the horizontal menu, click Select Membership.
  3. This page has the Available membership types.
    1. Click 2017–2018 Half-Year Membership (Second Member).
    2. Below this selection, click Select now.
  4. This page is your billing information.
    1. The amount due should be $95.00 for an individual full-year membership.
    2. If you have previously saved your credit card information, please review that your card information is correct. *** OLLI does not keep credit card information on file and is not able to access your card information online. ***
    3. Complete all required fields.
    4. Click Submit.

Your second household membership has been added to your account, and your payment is complete!

How to Register for OLLI Courses

Course registration for spring 2018 begins Wednesday, December 13, 2017.

*** If you have registration issues, have two members on one online account, or have not received course registration instructions, please select Pay Later and contact OLLI to redeem your free course and study group. ***

New members who join before 5:00 p.m. on December 12, 2017, will receive email instructions for online registration, including how to redeem your free study group and course, in advance the opening of course registration. After that time, instructions will not be sent until after registration opens. New or renewing members may still register when course registration opens upon payment of their membership fees.

To register for OLLI courses and other activities, log in to your account with your username and password and then, from the Semester drop-down menu, select the appropriate option to begin registration.