WISE Member Benefits
Membership in WISE has no age restrictions. "Senior” status is self-defined.
Privileges include registering for as many WISE courses per session as desired on a space-available basis; participation on committees; invitations to WISE special events and study/travel trips; use of the Worcester Consortium shuttles and libraries; WISE student ID card; and invitations to Assumption University events. Full-year members are eligible for elected office and have voting privileges.
Full-year membership (July 1 to June 30) is $300.00 and Half-year membership (July 1 to December 15 or December 15 to May 15) is $150.00.
Membership fees do not include fees for summer courses.
Half-Year Membership entitles members to all privileges of membership as listed above, including voting and committee service privileges, but not including eligibility for elective office. Half-year periods are July 1 - December 31 or January 1 to June 30.
A limited number of scholarships for WISE membership are available. To apply for a scholarship, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ready to join?
Go to our New Member Signup page and pay for your membership with a credit card or check. You'll need to provide your email address, name, and other contact and answer a few short questions. In a couple of minutes, you'll be a member of WISE.
To get an idea of the breadth of our learning experience, see our list of Past WISE Courses.
In addition to our courses, WISE has a number of activities that continue throughout the year.