Santa Clara University

Osher Lifelong Learning


On June 12, 2010 Santa Clara University awarded honorary doctorates to Bernard and Barbro Osher.  Left to right: Dr. Patti Simone (former director of OLLI), the Oshers and Michael Engh, S.J., president of Santa Clara University.


Our Mission

Santa Clara University recognizes that learning is lifelong and you bring particular interests and experiences to the University.

We encourage you to explore who you are and what you want to become at this juncture in your life, through intellectually

challenging, psychologically and spiritually engaging offerings.

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Santa Clara is committed to providing opportunities

for you to engage in conversations with scholars, to enrich your intellectual, personal and social life and

to enjoy the university environment without the pressure of tests or grades. Plus, you enjoy being part of a vibrant campus community. 


About Us

OLLI at Santa Clara University is one of 117 Osher Institutes, all made possible by generous grants and endowments from the Osher Foundation. To find an OLLI near you, click here.


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