The mission of Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Penn State, University Park (OLLI at Penn State) is to enhance the quality of life for mature adults who love to learn. OLLI is a unit within Penn State Outreach, and is supported by membership dues, program fees, and the time and talents of member-volunteers.
Our core purpose is to provide educational, social, and volunteer experiences for mature adults to enhance and enrich their lives, thereby making our community a better place to live.
Our vision is to create a society that embraces and promotes lifelong learning.
Our values include Learning * Integrity * Quality * Diversity * Community.
OLLI at Penn State is one of 120 Osher Lifelong Learning Institutes that span all 50 states and the District of Columbia. Each is funded in part by The Bernard Osher Foundation. Each is also supported by The National Resource Center for Osher Lifelong Learning Institutes. There is also an OLLI at Penn State, York.