What is Elder Quest?

Elder Quest:

  • two 10-week semesters beginning in September and January with a wide range of classes for participants at all levels.
  • respects diversity of thought and encourages the sharing and understanding of various backgrounds and philosophies, as well as an appreciation for hard-earned knowledge and skills.
  • showcases innovative activities in current events, literature, humanities, history, arts, and social sciences.
  • holds monthly current event luncheons, with special guest lecturers.
  • holds a yearly seminar which host speakers from various cultures and backgrounds.
  • members donate to grant scholarship funds to Utah Valley University non- traditional students.
  • provides field study opportunities for exploring interesting venues in and out of the state of Utah.
  • is an opportunity to broaden intellectual horizons, pursue studies of many kinds, on a peer-taught basis, associate with adults who share common interests, and enjoy recreational and social activities in informal settings.
  • Elder Quest 2014-2015 annual membership fee is $40.00 per person per academic year.