Open University is the lifelong learning program of The Shepherd’s Center of Richmond. It features volunteer instructors from Richmond’s university and professional communities. Eight-week sessions are offered during the fall, winter and spring. The cost is $45 per session for members of TSCOR and $75 per session for non-members.
We follow CDC guidelines and adapt our safety protocols as needed. At this time, classes are online only. We hope to meet in person in the near future.
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The winter session begins Monday, January 17, 2022. The schedule will be posted online late December. See a sample of the schedule.
Online: registration will begin early January, 2022.
By mail: print the schedule and complete the registration form. Make check payable to The Shepherd’s Center and mail to: The Shepherd’s Center of Richmond, 3111 Northside Ave, #400, Richmond, VA 23228.
Register early! Payment needs to be received by Wednesdays the week before classes are held. Emails are sent every Sunday evening for classes in the following week.
See us in Action! Amy Lacey visits Open University. See the Virginia Currents episode here.