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ENR-X900 University of the Third Age

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Course Description

Curious to learn new information, meet new people and participate in a fun, intellectually stimulating environment for those 55+?

USD’s University of the Third Age is a life-long learning program that brings together avid life-long learners 55+ for an informative 3-week intellectual feast, twice a year. Attendees learn from some of the great representing the San Diego community from a wide variety of industries such as: business, government, military, medicine, health, science, technology, arts, literature, religion and education. University faculty, community leaders, published scientists, nonprofit executives, military officials and many more are invited to present each session. All presenters are experts in their individual fields and highly regarded for their intellect and contributions to their respected disciplines.

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Learner Outcomes

  • Engage with the University of San Diego for your educational and life-learning needs
  • Increased awareness and knowledge about a variety of topics
  • Opportunity to dialogue and interact with industry experts
  • Keep your mind and body alert and moving through physical and intellectual exercises
  • Connect and re-connect with new and old friends and expand your personal network of acquaintances
  • Develop appreciation for learning through lectures and field trips about some of the most fascinating communities and organizations in San Diego
  • Intellectual stimulation abounds daily through lectures, discussions and workshops

Course Details

Number of Units: 0

Who Should Attend: Those 55+ who are life-long learners continually looking for new intellectual and physical opportunities to keep their minds and bodies sharp long into retirement.

Early Registration Discount: Register 4 weeks before the 1st day of the course to receive a 10% discount.

Course Format: Classroom

U3A is offered every January and July for a 3-week session, meeting Monday-Thursday mornings.

Daily Schedule:

  • 8:00am – 9:15am – Workshops: Tai Chi Exercise, Beginning Computers or Conversational Spanish,iPad/Social Media/Digital Photography (NEW!)
  • 9:30am – 10:30am – First lecture
  • 10:45am – 11:45am - Second lecture
  • 11:45am – U3A ends

Workshops begin the first Tuesday of each session

Instructors: Expert lecturers representing a variety of industries and topics.




  ENR-X900 - 002 University of the Third Age      
  2014 - SU   Status:  Available
Classroom:   Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 9:30AM - 11:45AM
14 Jul 2014 to 31 Jul 2014
Class Schedule: 12 Sessions
Course Fee(s):
BUS Course Fee non-credit    $175.00
Potential Discount(s):
BUS CP - 27 Days Early Registration
Location:   Main Campus
Course Format:  Classroom