• About PLATO

    About PLATO

    PLATO is a self-directed, volunteer-led, nonprofit organization serving more than 900 lifelong learners living in and around Dane County. No formal education or university affiliation is necessary to join.

  • Join Us

    Join Us

    The PLATO Fund has been established to help provide financial assistance to returning adult students at UW-Madison. Your tax deductible donation to the PLATO Fund supports scholarships to deserving students as they pursue degrees.

  • PLATO Courses

    PLATO Courses

    PLATO courses are developed and led by PLATO members. The course leaders are members who have a passion for the subject and want to share it with others.