adult learning

Adult Learning

Western Illinois University is committed to not only academic excellence, but also providing educational opportunities that allow for personal growth. The Office of Study Abroad and Outreach offers numerous non-credit courses on a variety of topics that has something for everything. If you are looking for a trip away, check out our Community Expeditions.   Instructors for these programs are university faculty as well as community members with a desire to share their knowledge and time with community members. There are no educational requirements or prerequisites for these programs.  For more information, please contact our office at  (309) 298-1911.


New York Trip

Community Expeditions

Based on the success of the long-running New York City Community Theatre trip, the Office of Study Abroad and Outreach is launching Community Expeditions , a series of new domestic and international trips designed for adults.

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LIFE (Learning is Forever)

L.I.F.E. (Learning Is ForEver) is an organization dedicated to providing high-quality, low-cost, and enjoyable adult-education experiences. The Macomb L.I.F.E. program is affiliated with the national organization Road Scholar: Elderhostel Institute Network (EIN) . It is independently administered by area residents who develop the courses, select the teachers, establish the fees, and promote the curriculum.  

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