University for Seniors Council

The University for Seniors Council meets the first Wednesday of the month, except for January and July. Below are links to minutes from the current and past council meetings.
2015-16 Council Information
Archives: Council Minutes from 1995 to 2014-15

Strategic Planning

University for Seniors members regularly gather to develop comprehensive plans for the direction of the volunteer-led program. Current and past information is available in the Strategic Planning folder.

Memorandum of Agreements

The UMD Chancellor's Unit and the University for Seniors members have formed a strong partnership to provide the overall framework for the program's success. To learn more, see Memorandum of Agreement documents.

Bylaws & Policies

Members of University for Seniors regularly update the program's bylaws and policies. You can find the latest handbook at US Bylaws & Policies.

25th Anniversary University for Seniors Booklet

University for Seniors celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2014. To learn more about the program's rich history, see the 25th Anniversary Booklet.

2014 Audit of University for Seniors

The University of Minnesota Department of Audits conducted an audit of the University for Seniors program in 2014. The results and an executive summary are available at 2014 University for Seniors Audit.


University for Seniors produces two major quarterly publications. Happenings, or the course catalog, provides a listing of each term's activities. Here's the link to the latest Happenings. You can find older issues in the Happenings Archives.

The NewsNotes are produced quarterly to keep the membership - and potential members - up to date on the latest University for Seniors news. Here's the link to the latest NewsNotes. You can find older issues in the NewsNotes Archives.