Lifelong Learning Institute


You're invited to sample a complimentary class of your choosing, morning or afternoon.



Monday AM Tuesday AM Wednesday AM Thursday AM Friday AM

The New Yorker I

The New Yorker II

World Order

Film Greats

The Wall Street Journal

Ronald Reagan

Writing for Your Family


World Literature

The Populist Explosion

Unconscious Mind

First Ladies

The New York Times

Contemporary Short Stories 

The Women's Room

White Trash 

Monday PM Tuesday PM Wednesday PM Thursday PM Friday PM


Writing Workshop

Science Today

Science News

The Gene, an Intimate Portrait

Grant Park

The Warmth of Other Suns

Gilbert & Sullivan

Calling All Rolling Stones


Documentary I

Documentary II

A More Perfect Constitution




Welcome to the Lifelong Learning Institute

... where learning never retires

‌‌‌‌How involved do you want to be in your own learning? At LLI, we offer:

  • An affordable membership.
  • A learning community offering diverse learning experiences.
  • Convenient location (free parking) and programs year round.
  • A variety of social events, learning adventures and planned trips with new friends.
  • Member student discount at several cultural and entertainment venues.


New to LLI: Intersession 2017

Intersession comprises professionally facilitated study groups being offered June 14, 21 & 28, 2017.






    NLU’s Chicago campus on South Michigan Avenue occupies five floors of the historic Peoples Gas Building. This landmark building, across the street from the Art Institute of Chicago and Grant Park, is easily accessible by train, bus and car and is surrounded by restaurants, parking lots/garages and shops.

    122 S. Michigan Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60603
    (888) 658.8632
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    Conveniently located in a fast-growing business district off I-90 and Route 31, NLU Elgin features 10 classrooms with high-tech media equipment; a computer lab with high-speed Internet access; two conference rooms; and comfortable student lounges. Parking is free at this recently remodeled and upgraded teaching site, which now includes wireless Internet access.

    620 Tollgate Road
    Elgin, IL 60123
    (888) 658.8632
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    Opened in the summer of 2006, NLU North Shore at Skokie is a state-of-the-art modern campus located just off the Edens Expressway near the Old Orchard Shopping Center. The campus includes 44 wireless classrooms equipped with high-tech media equipment; four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, including a walk-in lab in the library; six conference rooms; a public café for beverages and snacks; a student welcome center; a library for research and study; and multiple, comfortable student lounge areas.

    5202 Old Orchard Road
    Skokie, IL 60077
    (888) 658.8632
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    Located just minutes from the East-West Tollway (I-88), NLU Lisle features 42 wireless classrooms equipped with high-tech media equipment; four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, including a separate walk-in lab in the library; a café for beverages and snacks; a student welcome center; a library for research and study; conference rooms; and six comfortable student lounge areas with wireless access.

    850 Warrenville Road
    Lisle, IL 60532
    (888) 658.8632
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    Located in one of Chicago's major northwest suburbs, the newly renovated NLU Wheeling includes 20 classrooms with high-tech media equipment, four conference rooms, four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, large student lounge areas with wireless capabilities and interactive video capabilities, and an extensive research library. The site also houses the university library research collection.

    1000 Capitol Drive
    Wheeling, IL 60090
    (888) 658.8632
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    Established in 1988 and located in one of Tampa's major business districts, NLU's Florida Regional Center serves students in 13 counties in central Florida. In addition to its classrooms, the National Louis University Tampa Regional Center features a computer lab, student lounges, and conference room.

    5110 Sunforest Drive, Suite 102
    Tampa, FL 33634
    (800) 366.6581
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