Isle of Man


St. John's Mill (SJM) and the u3a

St. John's Mill has been the focal point for u3a (Isle of Man)'s activities since its inception. Members are made very welcome and they greatly appreciate the Mill and its surroundings. Read more in SJM and the u3a and visit SJM Website

Your membership is free this year (1st April 2022 to 31st March 2023).

Please note that a proportion of the member subscription (currently £3.50) is paid to the Third Age Trust to cover insurance, support, resources and the Third Age Matters magazine. An additional amount (£1) is also paid to the Trust for the use of the Beacon membership management system.

Our subscription fee allows you to join as many interest groups as you wish. You will also be invited to attend our monthly meetings and will be able to vote at the AGM.

Membership of the Isle of Man u3a also means you can join UK u3a events as a visitor, when on holiday in the UK or visiting family/friends.

Membership Fees 2022/23

Your membership is free this year (1st April 2022 to 31st March 2023 This fee entitles members to join as many groups as they wish without any further payment (other than contributions towards refreshments or hall rentals).

The main u3a website offers online (untutored) courses in digital imagery, creative writing, art and garden history - all free to members. They also produce a regular newsletter.

Click the link at the top right of this page to download (open) a Membership Application Form or a Membership Renewal Form. This can be completed and posted to us at - u3a Isle of Man, c/o St Johns Mill, Mill Road, St Johns IM4 3AF (with stamped addressed envelope so we can return your membership card) or just bring it along to the next monthly meeting - see the Events button for dates.

If you are interested in the U3A you can have two free Taster sessions before you decide whether or not to become a member - also at the top right of this page are the links to download/view the Membership Form, Taster Form and the Taster Session Process.

Cheques should be made payable to University of the Third Age (IOM)

Existing members can either pay direct to the u3a Bank account: (if you are asked whether Personal or Business, choose Business)

Account name: University of the Third Age IOM

Sort Code: 55-91-07

Account No: 14069954

Payment Ref: your initial(s) and surname and membership number,

or pay by Standing Order Form, which is available from the Link at the top right of this page to download, complete and send to your bank.

Please note - the first payment is whenever you wish, but the future annual payments should always be dated 1st April, as this is the start of the u3a membership year.

Collect your new Membership Card at the the following Network meeting.