Other websites of interest

U3A movement – world and local


U3A – An International Perspective
The U3A movement began in France in the 1970s. This paper dated September 1995 presents the two models, French and British, then summarises U3As in 20 or so countries on all continents.


AIUTA-IAUTA Working Paper no 7
This is an undated but quite recent paper comparing the French and British models of U3A.


AIUTA-IAUTA International Association of Universities of the Third Age
The international Association in Toulouse France

World U3A
A free internet service rather than a memberhip organisation like most U3As are. It offers ideas, resources, and links for U3A contacts around the world.

U3A UK Home, U3A UK About
The UK has over 1,000 U3As with over 450,000 members


U3A Alliance Australia
The national face of the U3A movement in Australia

U3A Network Victoria
Representing the interests of over 100 U3As in Victoria, Australia