Lifelong Learning

Never stop learning.Education at Dartmouth is not only for full-time students. Embrace the many opportunities Dartmouth offers for lifelong learning and professional and personal growth.

Lifelong Learning

Educational opportunities

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Dartmouth
Educating adults since 1990, Osher offers lectures, travel programs, and an expansive array of courses on topics from architecture toUlysses.

Take free online classes through Dartmouth’s MOOCs (massive open online courses) in topics as varied as “Introduction to German Opera,” “Question Reality! Science, Philosophy, and the Search for Meaning,” and “The Engineering of Structures Arounds Us.”

Daily opportunities abound for the public and campus community to engage with renowned scholars and leaders, learn about groundbreaking research, take in an art exhibition, participate in conferences, and more.

Dartmouth Libraries
Dartmouth’s 10 libraries are open to the public and offer endless opportunities for learning and discovery.

Tuck Executive Education at Dartmouth
The Tuck School of Business designs and delivers learning initiatives that transform individuals and organizations.


Hopkins Center for the Arts
Through the Hop’s master classes, lectures, and programs, the public and Dartmouth community can interact with artists and experience the broad spectrum of the performing arts.

Hood Museum of Art
The Hood’s lectures and tours guide visitors through the world of art, fostering creativity and learning. The museum is free and open to the public.

Continuing Education for the Dartmouth Community

Dartmouth Center for the Advancement of Learning
DCAL provides ongoing learning for Dartmouth’s educators, including course and syllabus design, classroom technology, and training workshops.

Office of Human Resources
Career development courses and workshops, an extensive online software-training program, and tuition assistance are available for Dartmouth employees.

Dartmouth Alumni Opportunities
Educational travel adventures, nationwide events featuring Dartmouth faculty, and on-campus lecture programs for alumni are listed here.