Here are some answers to frequently asked questions:

Question  – What is the objective of Elder Scholars?

  •  Answer  –  Elder Scholars is an organization to enhance the quality of the life of senior citizens in the greater Chattanooga community through participation in mind stimulating academic, social and cultural activities within a university environment.

Question – What is the cost to be a member of Elder Scholars?

  • Answer – Membership is free and open to all people over 55 years of age.

Question – How do I become a member of Elder Scholars?

  • Answer –  Go to the website  and click join;  or send an email to Connie DeLetis ( to join and receive meeting announcements.

Question – When and where are the meetings?

  • Answer – Presentations are held the second Tuesday of every month from September through May at 1:00pm in the UTC University Center.