Program 60

Registration for Summer 2016 will open April 11.


The Ohio State University Office of Distance Education and eLearning (ODEE), is committed to offering diverse, quality programs and services that create a desire for lifelong learning. One of those programs is Program 60.

Ohio residents age 60 or older are invited to enrich their lives by experiencing the academic excellence and world-renowned research available at The Ohio State University. Each year, thousands of Ohioans take advantage of this tuition-free, noncredit/non-degree program to connect to the university community. Program 60 students attend undergraduate, graduate-level, and distance learning courses through Program 60 on a space-available basis.

Convenient online registration is available for the Columbus campus four weeks prior to the start of the semester/term and continues through the second Friday. (Learn more about scheduling on a regional campus by contacting 

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Spring 2016 Important Dates


9 - Last day of regularly scheduled autumn semester and second-session classes
14 - First day to register for spring semester and first-session/second-session classes
24 - President’s Day Observed - offices closed
25 - Christmas Day - offices closed


1 - New Year’s Day - offices closed
11 - First day of spring semester (1/11 - 6/25) and first-session classes (1/11 - 2/26)
18 - Martin Luther King Day - no classes, offices closed
22 - Last day to register for spring semester and first-session/second-session classes


26 - Last day of first-session classes


2 - First day of second-session classes (3/2 - 4/25)
14-18 - Spring Break - no classes, offices open


25 - Last day of spring semester and second-session classes