Members enjoying lunch

All three membership types include the following benefits:

Premium Membership

  • Your best value – less expensive than paying a la carte for one class per semester!

    • Enroll in unlimited Osher classes, as space allows
    • Membership lasts the entire academic year (August to July)
    • Gain MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS (above) for the entire academic year
    • Gain Premium-only perks!
      • Bring a guest along to the Friday Brown Bag sessions
      • Request an MU Libraries card for the entire academic year
      • Become eligible to serve on the Osher Advisory Council

    Cost: The fees depend on which semester you join as a Premium member, as follows:

    • In fall, you gain access to unlimited classes for four full semesters. Fee: $260*
    • In winter, you'll have unlimited classes for three full semesters. Fee: $220*
    • In spring, the membership lasts for two full semesters. Fee: $160*
    • In summer, take unlimited classes for summer semester only. Fee: $120

    *Premium members are required to pay a $15 reenrollment fee to return each subsequent semester during the current academic year.

Semester Membership

  • Pay "by-the-course"

    • Enroll in classes in an a la carte fashion
    • Gain MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS (above) for the current semester only

    Cost: $20 semester fee, plus individual course fees (from $20-$60)

Basic Membership

  • The best option for those who intend to enroll ONLY in Osher clubs and Friday “value-added” sessions (no regular, multi-week classes)

    • Gain MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS (above) for the entire academic year

    Cost: $50 per year