U3A in Scotland

part of the Third Age Trust


Welcome to U3A in Scotland

Our purpose

U3A in Scotland is an umbrella group for all U3As within Scotland, providing help and advice for new U3As, and encouraging the exchange of information and ideas between member U3As. There are currently over 7,000 members in 44 U3As in Scotland, from Shetland to the Borders, from west coast islands to east coast cities, from central belt bustle to quiet Highland towns.

Latest news and events

AGM The U3A in Scotland AGM will be held on Friday 26th June 2015 at Oban. Full details from the Latest News page.

PHILOSOPHY STUDY DAY To be held on Tuesday 25th August in Perth. More details from the Latest News page.

ZOO DAY Now fully booked. If you would like to go please contact Linda Clark by email or phone 01463 870889 to be put on the waiting list. This year's zoo day, Conserving Predators and their Prey, will be on Thursday 4th June 2015 at the Highland Wildlife Park, Kingussie. More details and application form from the Latest News page.

NEWSLETTER Download the latest newsletter from the U3A Scotland Executive Committee here.

SCOTLAND PLAN Download the Scotland Plan here.

Committee meetings and AGM Details of forthcoming meetings, and minutes and other related documents, including the accounts, of past meetings, are all available from the Latest News page.

Study Days Click the Latest News link on the left for details of forthcoming Study days and other events.

How we can help

Select from the menu to find a U3A near you, or to find out more about U3A in Scotland, or to contact us.

U3A parent group

U3A in Scotland is part of the Third Age Trust, the parent group responsible for all U3As in Britain. If you are looking for a U3A outwith Scotland, or would like more information about U3A generally, the national U3A website is here.


U3A in Scotland is a registered charity: SC030370.

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