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Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Kansas

Welcome to the Osher Institute, where adult learners come to enrich their lives, meet new friends and engage with their community. No homework. No tests. No pressure. It’s just learning for the joy of it.

Registration for spring courses and events is now open!

Printable registration form (PDF)

Downloadable Osher Spring 2018 Catalog (PDF)

See available courses & events
 

There Are Three Easy Ways to Register for Courses & Special Events

1. Online

  • Visit our online Shopping Cart here: https://www.enrole.com/kupce/
  • Create a Profile or Sign In.
    • If you are new to the site and have not created an account, click the blue ‘Create Profile/Sign In’ button at the top right of the page.
    • Click the bold blue button in the center of the page entitled CREATE PROFILE.
    • Please note that any field marked with an asterisk (*) is a required field.
    • When you have finished entering your information, click the red SUBMIT button at the bottom of the page.
    • If you have previously created a Profile, click the SIGN IN button at the top right of the page and enter your email address and password. Once you have created your profile or signed in, you will click on Osher Lifelong Learning Institute located on the left side of the page. You can choose from four buttons: Courses, Locations, Special Events and Donation. Each displays a different way to review and choose courses and events or make a donation to the Osher Institute.
  • Click on a course title to learn more about that course.
  • Click on the available session you wish to attend.
  • To register for the session, click the red ADD TO CART button at the bottom of the page. Once you have selected all courses and/or special events that you would like to register for, you will do the following:
    • If you have a discount code, enter the code in the box and click on the RED Promo Code button. You should see the discounted amount and the ‘Total price’ should reflect the discount.
    • Please note that you can use both the multi-course AND the Alumni Association discounts. Just enter each discount separately in the box and then click on the RED Promo Code button.
    • Next, click on the RED Checkout button.
    • Promotional Mailing Code: If you do not have a code, skip this (you do not need to enter anything to continue).
    • How did you hear about us? Choose an option from the drop down menu (you do not need to choose anything to continue).
    • Click on the RED Next button.
    • You will review your order. If everything is accurate, click on Submit Order.
    • Enter your credit card information and click on the green Continue button.
    • Once your payment is accepted, you will receive an email receipt, acknowledging your payment.
    • You will also receive a Confirmation email within 24 hours, which includes important details.

2. Register By Phone

If you would like to register by phone, please contact our Registration Center at 785-864-5823 or 877-404-5823 toll-free in the U.S.

3. Register By Mail

Complete the registration form provided on page 17 in this catalog or visit osher.ku.edu to download the registration form. Complete the form and mail with a check or money order to:

KU Professional & Continuing Education
1515 St. Andrews Drive
Lawrence, KS 66047-1619

If you wish to use a credit card, please check the box on the registration form and our Registration Center staff will contact you for your credit card information and help complete your order.

Discount Promo Codes

We have created new multi-course and alumni association discounts that you can use when you register online.

Multi-course Discount Promo Codes

There is a discount for three or more courses:
Three-course discounted price is $130. Enter code: 3DISC
Four-course discounted price is $170. Enter code: 4DISC
Five-course discounted price is $210. Enter code: 5DISC
Six-course discounted price is $250. Enter code: 6DISC

Clay County Residents over 60

Clay County residents over 60 pay $15 per course. If you are a Clay County, Mo. resident, enter the appropriate multi-course discount code:
One-course discounted price is $15. Enter code: CLAY1
Two-course discounted price is $30. Enter code: CLAY2
Three-course discounted price is $45. Enter code: CLAY3
Four-course discounted price is $60. Enter code: CLAY4
Five-course discounted price is $75. Enter code: CLAY5
Six-course discounted price is $90. Enter code: CLAY6

Alumni Association Discounts

We offer discounts for our three alumni association partners:
KU, K-State and Washburn. These discounts are only available for paid alumni association members and can only be applied to courses; they cannot apply to special events:

KUAASPRING2018 – KU Alumni Association Member Discount
KSUAASPRING2018 – KSU Alumni Association Member Discount
WUAASPRING2018 – Washburn Alumni Association Member Discount

For More Information

If you have any questions or need assistance please email the Registration Center at kupce@ku.edu or call 785-864-5823 or toll-free within the U.S. 877-404-5823.

 

 


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