About Us

Who are we?

  • U3A is a volunteer-based, not-for-profit organisation. Resources are drawn from the members for the members.  Members share their knowledge, learn from others, socialise and have a passion for education
  • We are recognised and respected as a post-retirement educational community
  • Our aim is to contribute to the fostering and melding of lifelong learning, creativity, exercise and community interaction so that the third age is truly the age of reinvention, rejuvenation, renewal and redirection.

What’s on offer?

  • Sydney U3A offers a program of hundreds of courses, lectures, presentations and social activities, face-to-face and online 
  • The topics cover a wide range that reflects the interests of members
  • We have two semesters each year
  • Check the website and our current Course Book (please note: The Course Book will not be published for Semester 2 2020)

Who can join?

  • If you are no longer working full time you are eligible
  • There is no minimum or maximum age
  • There is no requirement for prior qualifications

Where are we?

  • Sydney U3A covers the greater Sydney metropolitan area
  • Courses are run at venues across the entire area
  • We are divided into seven regions, based on postcode
  • Our Central Office is at Suite 10.2, St Martin’s Tower, 31 Market St., Sydney, 2000