You are eligible to join PLATO if you are willing to commit time and energy to the exchange of knowledge in a continuing learning process. While PLATO focuses on serving 50+ learners, people of all ages are welcome to join. The only requirement is the love of lifelong learning.
Join PLATO now and start enjoying the following member benefits:
- 40 or more participatory courses each fall and spring
- Lectures, socials and special events
- Discounted fees on select enrichment courses
- Guest Courtesy Card from UW Libraries (a $30 value)
- Member newsletter, weekly emails and program catalogs
The annual membership fee of $60 entitles you to attend all PLATO courses and special events. For some special events, such as the annual luncheon or a bus trip, there may be an additional fee and some courses require the purchase of a resource book.
PLATO membership renews on July 1. You will receive a prorated member fee of $30 if you join between December 1 and March 31. Membership renewal reminders are mailed at the end of June.
Or, print and mail a Membership Form.
PLATO is a nonprofit corporation organized under Wisconsin law and is recognized by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service as a tax exempt organization under section 501(c)(7) of the internal revenue code. Annual membership fees are not tax deductible.