Answers to a few of the more common questions
No. The membership is open to everyone of retirement age regardless of race, gender or religious affiliation. About half of ILR members are residents of Gainesville and surrounding communities.
No, anyone of retirement age is welcome to join.
What are the ILR fees?
The individual annual membership fee is $20.00 per year. In addition, there is a $10.00 enrollment fee for each course, up to a maximum of $30.00 for three or more courses during the fall, winter and spring semesters. Summer courses are free.
Annual membership fees are waived for Oak Hammock residents.
Who teaches ILR classes?
Courses are presented by active and retired faculty and staff from the University of Florida and Santa Fe Colleg,e as well experts in particular fields.
What topics are covered in ILR courses and programs?
ILR courses/programs include a wide range of topics, including science and technology, literature, history, philosophy, politics, current world/national/local events and visual and performing arts.
Enter Oak Hammock using the main entrance at the intersection of Williston Road and SW 25th Terrace.
At the Security Gate House, inform the security staff that you are attending a class or program and you will be issued an ILR Visitor Pass with parking directions.