Membership in ILR is open to everyone of retirement age regardless of race, gender, or religious affiliation.

Our members bring a wide range of backgrounds and experiences,
but share an essential belief  in life-long learning.

If you enjoy learning new things, meeting new people and celebrating lifelong learning—join us!




Click the JOIN ILR NOW tab on the home page for information about ILR membership. Unless otherwise indicated, class registration is restricted to ILR members, so please join ILR before registering for classes.


Review the current ILR Bulletin (below) and make your selections. For your convenience, you may wish to save or print the Bulletin by clicking on the respective icons shown at the right of the menu bar at the top of the Bulletin display.

Next, download the printable Winter 2020 registration form.
After completing the forms, mail them to INSTITUTE FOR LEARNING IN RETIREMENT, Oak Hammock at the University of Florida, 5100 SW 25th Blvd, Gainesville 32608.

Course fees are generally $10 per course, although some all-day courses may be a bit more and some, including all summer courses, are entirely free. The maximum course fee is $30 per term regardless of the number of courses for which you enroll.

Julie Ann Ariet is available to help you with any questions at (352)-548-1001 or



                     THESE ARE THE CLASSES BEING OFFERED IN THE Winter 2020 TERM: