Charlottesville Courses | Free Online Courses
University of Virginia
- U.Va. School of Continuing and Professional Studies – Personal Enrichment. Evening, personal enrichment noncredit courses offer an accessible and affordable way to experience the University’s learning environment, without tests and grades. Just learning for the sake of learning.
- U.Va. Flash Seminars – One time mini-classes that seek to bring together faculty, students, and community members in small, informal settings to explore ideas and issues outside the formal classroom.
- U.Va. OpenGrounds – OpenGrounds generates new ideas that will make a difference, connecting people and inspiring action across boundaries within and beyond the University.
- U.Va. Library – Community Patrons – Visitors are welcome to Library buildings for research and study during regular operating hours.
- Engaging the Mind – U.Va. Community Outreach
- Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Virginia (OLLI at UVa ) – brings together people from various backgrounds who share a common interest in learning and intellectual stimulation.
- Virginia Foundation for the Humanities – Many interesting activities including the very popular Virginia Center for the Book and Virginia Festival of the Book
- The Miller Center of Public Affairs at the University of Virginia – a national nonpartisan center to research, reflect, and report on American government.
More C’ville Opportunities
- The Center–The Center’s mission is to positively impact our community by creating opportunities for healthy aging through social engagement, physical well-being, civic involvement, creativity, and lifelong learning.
- WriterHouse –promotes the creation and appreciation of literature and to encourages the development of writers of all levels
- Piedmont Virginia Community College – offers a number of non-credit enrichment courses, some of which may be taken online.
- Jefferson Madison Regional Library – grow. learn. connect
- Open Doors – A publication by Albemarle County Public Schools Community Education Office
- CATEC (Charlottesville-Albemarle Technical Education Center) – Computer training – some online courses
- The Center Travel Program – a full-service travel agency – Day Trips, Overnights, Cruises, Classes, Volunteer Travel, Travel Buddies, Travel Partners