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Fee Assistance

At OLLI @Berkeley, we welcome all learners ages 50 and above to join our community. If full fees present a barrier to your participation, please consider applying for fee assistance.

With fee assistance, you'll enjoy:

  • 50% off an Annual membership (a $50 discount)
  • Up to 83% off individual course fees 

The Scale

Fee assistance is offered on a sliding scale based on information you provide.

COURSE TYPE FEES: Category 1 Fees: Category 2 Fees: Category 3
Lecture (Price A) $25 $50 $75
Workshop (Price C) $40 $80 $120
Encore (Price D) $20 $40 $60





How to Apply

Download or print this simple application form.

Once completed, snap a photo of it with your phone and email it as a pdf (not a jpeg) to or mail it to:

OLLI at UC Berkeley
1995 University Ave, Suite 365
Berkeley, CA 94704

The Details

Documentation of financial information is not initially required, but may be requested after you submit application.

Applications are accepted up to seven days prior to the start of a term and can take seven business days to process. If granted, fee assistance memberships are valid for four consecutive terms (12 months). If your fee assistance membership is expired, please submit a new application for renewal.