Institute for Learning in Retirement

A group of retirees take a class
Engaged. Enriched. Enlightened.
ILR students exploring a museum
Engaged. Enriched. Enlightened.
ILR students in the classroom
Engaged. Enriched. Enlightened.
 ILR students exploring the butterfly gardens on Miami University's campus
Engaged. Enriched. Enlightened.

The Institute for Learning in Retirement (ILR) at Miami University provides opportunities to explore, develop, and share knowledge and skills in a wide variety of topics. Courses taught by volunteer instructors, complemented by a variety of special events, enable participants to broaden their horizons and engage with other lifelong learners.

Thank You for Another Great Semester!

We’re thankful you joined us this past fall. We value your commitment to lifelong learning and the inspiration it brings to us all. Fulfilling our mission is possible due to the dedication of our members, instructors, and volunteers who keep us engaged, enriched, and enlightened every semester.

Please join us March 27-April 28 for our spring 2023 semester. We can’t wait to continue our learning journey—together!

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