Retirees Return to College Just for the Fun of It

Lifelong learning programs provide intellectual stimulation and social connections.

You never thought about going back to school—that is, until you retired. Now that you have time on your hands, you're searching for intellectual stimulation. Fortunately, a growing number of universities and colleges are offering academic courses that cater to the retiree seeking to learn something new.

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Contributing Writer, Kiplinger's Retirement Report