classes, field trips, educational travel, lectures & special events

Our Mission

The mission of Senior College is to provide a diverse curriculum of intellectually stimulating programs and special activities for Seniors and others in the Central Nebraska region. Noncredit courses and programs are designed for: 

  • active discussion
  • intellectual stimulation
  • enjoyment of learning

Senior College is a stress-free learning opportunity with no prerequisites, exams or grades. It's "learning for the fun of it." Senior College offers classes, field trips, educational travel, special events and lectures on a variety of topics taught by experts in the field. The variety of courses offered through Senior College appeals to active people who are bright, curious and committed to lifelong learning.

Senior College is an independent, nonprofit organization governed by a volunteer steering committee representing a cross-section of our community. A Board of Directors elected from the membership guides Senior College.


  • Quarterly Members-only newsletters containing current information about classes and programs, as well as coming events
  • Invitations to all special events including tours, receptions, presentations by special guests and trips to special places.
  • E-mail notification of events and courses.
  • Opportunity to volunteer for any of the important committees that support the mission of Senior College
  • Opportunity to elect as well as serve on the Board of Directors to help shape the future of Senior College.
Contact Us

P.O. Box 1556, Kearney, NE 68848
308-234-1616  •  

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