Please note that membership is REQUIRED for class registration and for all other ILR activities.

Annual membership cost is only $50 per person (non-refundable) September 1st – August 31st. Spring membership is only $35 (non-refundable) March 1st – August 31st.  ILR brochures are mailed twice yearly, January (spring program) and July (fall program).

A yearly student parking permit ($11) must be purchased from the ILR in order to park on campus.

Membership includes:

  • Eligibility to enroll in ILR classes
  • Friday Lecture Series
  • Receiving advance mailings for all ILR-sponsored events
  • Opportunity to hold ILR office

Institute for Learning in Retirement Advisory Council

  • Mary Barry, Co-Chairperson
  • Jeffrey Alexander, Curriculum
  • Linda Lupario, Curriculum
  • Abraham Bloomstone, Finance
  • Harvey Cohen, Finance
  • Carolyn Rosenthal, Membership
  • Ann Simon, Membership
  • Ruth Catanese, Member-at-Large
  • Rosemary Kreyling, Member-at Large
  • Patricia Delaney, Secretary to Council

Professional and Support Staff

  • Mary Ellen Lostritto, Office Administrator
  • Maria Lopiano, Administrative Assistant

For more information or to receive a brochure, contact or call 631.420.2160.

If you are interested in becoming a member of the ILR, please  call the office at (631) 420-2160. The ILR office is located in Thompson Hall, room 119, on the campus of Farmingdale State College.