Spotlight on U3A around New Zealand

Retired or Semi-retired? 

U3A could be just the thing!
Meet new people.
Make new friends.
Have fun while learning new skills.

U3A is world wide movement bringing THIRD AGERS together. 


Find a U3A

There are currently 83 U3A in NZ 
U3A Directory >
If you cant find a U3A near you, we can help to:-
Start a U3A >
There are two main city Network group websites.
 Auckland >  Canterbury >  plus featured here >


What is U3A? 

While U3A stands for University of the Third age. We are not in modern sense a University.
- No qualifications   - No exams
What is U3A > 
U3A History >   
U3A Concept >

U3A in Action 2017

Hear Great Speakers

NZ cities have a bigger talent pool of speakers available for  monthly meetings.  In smaller centres U3A may have outings to local businesses and organised events. Each U3A is modeled to suit its locality. Tauranga U3A knows how to get publicity in the Herald > .  
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Interest Groups 

Each U3A will have its own selection of Study or Interest Groups depending of members interests.
Explore the range of subjects where one would like to participate.  Ideas also can come from Newsletters which have been uploaded to  
Local U3A here >

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