We are NOT on the main RIT campus! Osher is located off East River Road in Henrietta at 50 Fairwood Drive (Suite 100), Rochester NY 14623 – about one mile south of the main RIT campus. Our off-campus site allows for ample parking with easy access to all classrooms. Handicapped parking is available. No long walks to far-off campus buildings! Get Directions.
Yes. Osher Full-Year members may audit eligible RIT undergraduate courses You can even take the exams, but there is no pressure or any requirement to do so. College credits will not be granted. See the Courses page for details.
If you’d like, you can lead a course at Osher when and if you are ready. You don’t need to be an expert or a former teacher or professor. You just need an interest and a passion to share that interest with others. Volunteers can assist you in designing a course.
There are five classrooms which hold from 15 to 115 members. There is also a library, a lounge with a fireplace and computer stations to catch up on emails or do research, and a kitchen with a refrigerator and microwaves should you want to bring your lunch or snack.