How to become a member

Access the registration web site. Under CREATE A NEW ACCOUNT, enter a username (usually firstname.lastname). Then create a password and enter your email. Enter your contact information. Now you are a member of Olli at Furman.

In Person
Go to the OLLI Office on the Furman campus at:

    Herring Center for Continuing Education
    3300 Poinsett Highway
    Greenville, SC 29613

Complete the completed registration and pay by check or cash only.

By Mail
Send your completed registration with payment (check only) to:

    Herring Center for Continuing Education
    3300 Poinsett Highway
    Greenville, SC 29613

Annual Membership Benefits

  • OLLI members can buy lunch in the Furman Faculty dining room, located in the lower level of the student dining hall. We ask that you eat at one of the tables in the alcoves overlooking the lake in the student dining area. Full menus are available for under $6.50.
  • Members have access to the Furman University Library and the Marvin Book Nook (located in the Herring Center).
  • Opportunities to take special trips and attend events coordinated by the Events and Excursions committee to theaters, museums, and a variety of other activities.
  • Brown Bag Lunch speakers, and special prices for campus events. 
  • OLLI members will receive the weekly OLLI Notes and the quarterly newsletter, Gray Matters, which keep you updated on all OLLI and campus events.
  • Use of computer lab when not in use by a class.
  • Early notice of course brochures.
  • Join any of the Special Interest Groups.

Membership Fees

To participate in any OLLI course, trip or event you must first join OLLI @ Furman for the academic year. The cost of $50 covers copies, computer lab, lifeguards, bonus trips, seminars, software and other incidental fees incurred by the program during the year. Once you have joined you then have a choice of purchasing a package of courses at a much lower per course cost or individual courses.

Fall, Winter Spring Terms

Courses Price
Individual courses $55
6 courses annually $240
9 courses annually $315
15 courses annually $375

Summer Term, no membership required

Courses Price
Individual courses $35


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