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Community Education

The University Center Gaylord offers a wide variety of community education classes for youth and adults who wish to expand their learning and skills through non-college credit courses that are available throughout the year. Course offerings have included Computer classes...Beginner, Word, EXCEL, Powerpoint, Quickbooks, Foreign Languages, Photography, Dog obedience training, Financial topics, Summer adventure classes for kids and More!

Interested in a particular subject for life long learning??  Let us know by calling 989 705 3700.


Select from the following



University Center Gaylord Bioblitz 2016

University Center Gaylord invites you to their second annual Bioblitz.  You will help to answer National Geographic Society and the National Parks Service's call for every state to run  a Bioblitz in 2016, in celebration of the NPS'100th Anniversary.   Attendees will work with scientists and discovery guides to learn how to collect plant and animal information that help scientists, educators and decision makers around the world. They will also have an opportunity to enjoy the additional festival activities such as:  Archery, face painting and hands-on exploration station. Rain or Shine!!  Answer the Call-Discovery Nature's Mysteries.   Complete the list of Exploration Stations and earn a National Geographic Participation Pin and Biodiversity University Certificate! Free and open to all ages! Register by July 22, 2016 and automatically be entered into a drawing for a family-of-four camping set ($500.00 value).  Must attend the event to be eligible to win.  Come for a few hours....or spend the whole day to enjoy this unique family friendly experience in our beautiful outdoors! Optional hats and T-shirts can be ordered at the time of registration. Visitors who wish overnight accommodations can contact Treetops at 866 348 5249.  Just mention this event or University Center Gaylord for discount details.

Class/Event Code:  NGGNPS15
Days:  Saturday
Times:  9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Duration:  6 hours
Location:  Treetops Project Nature-4440 Whitmarsh Rd, Vanderbilt, MI 49795

Foreign Language

Polish: Advanced-Winter 2016

This course will present reading material for comprehension and act as a basis for developing conversational skills and a knowledge of grammar. Topics for study will include Polish history and culture.

Class/Event Code:  PAF15
Days:  Mondays
Times:  6:30 p.m.
Location:  St Mary Cathedral


Terms and Conditions

All Community Education classes are taught by independent instructors who have chosen the dates, class size and cost.

Refund Policy: A full refund will be permitted if cancellation is received at least one full week prior to initial class date or if the class is cancelled. To cancel your registration, please call the University Center Gaylord office at 989-705-3700.

Credit Card Payments:  Credit cards will be charged at time of registration. In the event the class you have registered for is cancelled, your credit card will be credited.

Pay by Check:  If paying by check, University Center Gaylord must receive full payment one week prior to the date the class begins. If payment has not been received, you may be dropped from the class. In the event the class is cancelled, a check will be sent to you.

Please send to:

University Center Gaylord
Attn: Community Education
80 Livingston Blvd.
Gaylord, MI 49735

To insure timely updates and information pertaining to your class, please make sure your email address is accurate and active.