Courses & Activities FAQ

How many courses can I enrol in?

You can enrol for up to 15 courses. When enrolments first open each year, to ensure that everyone has a chance to enrol in something, there is a limit of 2 courses per member for a few days. Then you may enrol for as many as you like.

How will I know if I have been accepted to the course?

When you enrol on-line, you will know immediately that you enrol and will receive a confirming email.

What happens if the course that I want to enrol in is full?

You will be placed on a waitlist and notified by email when a place becomes available.

Why are some courses fully booked?

We publish all courses that are offered irrespective of whether they are full or not. You may choose to be on a Waitlist and may be offered a place if a vacancy occurs. Allocation is on a strictly “first come first served” basis.

Am I still on the Waitlist for a class?

Login to  UMAS and select My Enrolments.

When does my course start?

Login to  UMAS and select My Enrolments. You might like to print the information for future reference.

Where is my course being held?

Search for your course in UMAS and click on the Course Name to see the details.

If I only wish to enrol for one course and I am wait listed can I withdraw and get a refund?

We offer over 100 courses and we hope that you will find something that interests you.
However, should you be unable to enrol in a class, your membership fee will be refunded.

Why are there restrictions on some Art, Language, Music and Yoga courses?

Our Art, Language, Music and Yoga courses are very popular and to ensure everyone has a chance at a class some initial restrictions apply.

If I need to withdraw from all courses can I get a refund?

Generally no if the classes have already started.

How can I register my absence, if I cannot attend a class?

Login to UMAS and register using My Absences.

Can I apply for additional courses during the year?

Yes. You can apply for any classes that have vacancies, or be waitlisted for others. In addition, new courses will be offered during the year so keep an eye on our Website, Newsletter, Currawong Catch-up eNews and Facebook Page.

How can I be removed from a class?

You can request removal from any course in which you are enrolled.  Login to UMAS and click on My Enrolments.  

Scroll down to the course from which you wish to withdraw and click Request Removal.  In the window that opens, check that you have selected the correct course and then click Submit.  

This action will send an email to the Database Team who will withdraw you from the course.

Alternatively, email with the details or call into the U3AM Office.

How will I get my Membership Badge?

Existing members should retain their badges. You can print your own membership badge from  My Membership in UMAS or contact the Office.

What are the office hours of U3A Mornington?

Office hours are Monday to Friday (excluding Public Holidays) 10:00am to 12:00 midday, closed over school holidays.