Welcome to U3A Geelong!

U3A stands for University of the Third Age, which in our sense means ‘a community where those eager to learn meet those eager to teach’. There are no qualifications needed to join our classes; we don’t conduct exams or issue degrees, just provide learning for its own sake, and or the enjoyment and benefit of all.


If you are retired or no longer working full time we offer you the chance to improve your knowledge and skills in a friendly social environment. For an annual membership fee of $60 you can enroll in as many courses as you like (some may have a waiting list).


U3A Geelong runs over 110 courses in a wide range of subjects and activities, from Arts & Crafts and Lifestyle activities to History, Humanities and Languages. Our tutors are all dedicated volunteers keen to help you focus on those interests you have long wanted to enhance.


So go into our Courses page and take a look at what we have to offer by way of artistic, educational and social experiences. Or check out our Newsletters and read what we’ve been up to lately, and in the recent past. And note our Upcoming Events to get an idea of the sorts of social activity we enjoy amongst ourselves. And if you are impressed by what you see, and think you’d like to join us in all or any of these activities, go into the Join Us page and follow the steps. Come on board !

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