Prospective Instructors


Do you have a desire to enrich the lives of adult learners and to nurture their passion for learning? Do you have an area of expertise that you would like to share with members? OLLI encourages interested instructors to submit a course proposal. Course proposals can be submitted at any time.

OLLI at Pitt courses are taught by University of Pittsburgh faculty and staff, Emeritus professors, instructors from other colleges and universities, educational leaders, community scholars, and experts. In our program, there are no tests, grades, office hours or educational requirements!  Instructors in the OLLI at Pitt program do receive compensation for instructional hours. Most courses meet one time a week for five weeks.

If you are interested in submitting a course proposal, learn more and access the online submission portal.  


  1st session 2nd session
Spring 2023 (proposals due by 9/12/2022) January 30, 2023 March 13, 2023