Rivier Institute for Senior Education (RISE)



Are you at least 55 years of age? Do you enjoy learning? The Rivier Institute for Senior Education, RISE, in partnership with the Road Scholar Institute network, is an organization for learning in retirement. We celebrate our more than 400 members!


 Road Scholar Institute

Membership Information 

  • Up to 10 courses per semester - $130 per semester
  • No learning prerequisites, except a curious and investigative mind.
  • Experts and enthusiasts lead a variety of courses.
  • Trips and interest groups available outside of courses.
  • Rivier activities are available.
  • Free parking pass and ID card
  • RISE Membership Handbook
  • DAWN, the RISE Literary Journal, is written, edited, and published by RISE members. View guidelines for submitting manuscripts.  
  • The social experience is the best benefit!
  • Emergency Preparedness Policy 

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