Welcome to Program 60

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 courses on an instructor permission, space-available, audit basis at the undergraduate and/or graduate level. 

Spring Term 2019

Program registration for spring term is December 4 - January 4.

Spring course enrollment is December 17 - January 18. Please take note of the time listed for the beginning of your enrollment appointment window.

A Spring Term Information Session will be held Tuesday, December 18, 2018 from 10 a.m. to noon. Registration is required and space is limited. Call 614-292-8860 or email program60@osu.edu to register.

Important Dates

 December 2018

    • 4 - Program 60 Registration opens for new participants
    • 5 - Last day of autumn semester and second-session classes
    • 17 - Enrollment opens for spring semester and first- and second-session classes
    • 24 - President's Day observed - offices closed
    • 25 - Christmas Day - offices closed

    January 2019

    • 1 - New Year's Day - Offices closed
    • 4 - Last day to register for spring semester
    • 7 - First day of spring semester (1/7-4/22) and first-session classes (1/7-2/22)
    • 18 - Last day to enroll for spring semester and first-session classes
    • 21 - Martin Luther King Jr. Day - No classes, offices closed

    February 2019

    • 22 - Last day of first session classes
    • 27 - First day of second-session classes (2/27-4/22)

    March 2019

    • 8 - Last day to enroll in second-session classes
    • 11-15 - Spring Break - No classes, offices open

    April 2019

    • 22 - Last day of spring semester and second-session classes

    Ready to take some courses?

    Start here to become a Program 60 student at The Ohio State University!