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    Encore Program

    If you are age 60 or older, a unique opportunity awaits you at Lee University’s Encore Program. Encore scholars are invited to enrich their lives through experiencing the academic excellence and Christ-centered atmosphere of Lee University. Courses may be taken for credit or for enjoyment. There is no special educational background or records required. Registration is completed at the beginning of each fall and spring semester.


    Encore registration is open January 6 -January 20.

    Fast Track Registration will take place in the Centenary Room inside the Higginbotham Administration Building.

    • Thursday, January 15 – 5:30-7:00pm
    • Monday, January 19 – 5:30-7:00pm


    The program fee is $25 per semester. Students have the opportunity to choose up to two courses and also enjoy:

    • Free entry into concerts (including Presidential Concert Series events), plays, and athletic events.
    • Access to the library, computer labs, DeVos recreation center, and their own Lee University email account.
    • Opportunity to meet with an academic advisor to discuss an educational plan for the Encore experience.


    Encore students are eligible to take up to two courses from the mini course or traditional course menu. Click the links below to see the list of Spring 2015 courses.

    Traditional Courses
    • Meet for the entire semester up to three times weekly
    • Interact with undergraduate students at the University
    • Taken for credit or audit
    • If taken for credit, books can be purchased in
      the Paul Conn Student Union
    • Traditional Course Guide 
    • Designed specifically for Encore
    • Special topics series
    • Meet once a week for 4-10 weeks
    •  Mini Course Guide   


    Bethany McCoy

    Community Relations
    Encore Program Coordinator
    (423) 614-8598
    Higginbotham Administration Building
    Office 214

    Lee University
    PO Box 3450
    Cleveland, TN