Glencroft University

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  • Glencroft University is “powered by ZoeLife;” a holistic culture of wellbeing designed to maximize individual potential & quality of life.
  • The ZoeLife mission is to “pursue vitality through a full, active, & purposeful life.”
  • The University is one of many programs that fall under the ZoeLife umbrella.
  • Glencroft University provides no-cost access to approximately 80 lectures, courses, and interactive learning experiences for residents at the Glencroft Center for Modern Aging in Glendale, Arizona, where ZoeLife was founded.
  • Course topics support six ZoeLife “pillars” for successful aging and wellbeing: spiritual, physical, emotional, intellectual, social, and vocational.
  • Courses cover a broad spectrum of disciplines relevant to aging adults, such as estate planning; fall prevention; navigating Medicare; coping with grief & anxiety; nutrition; hearing loss; dementia; exercise; avoiding scams, improving communication skills; and volunteerism, just to name a few.
  • Residents are invited to attend Glencroft University courses a-la-carte, or to commit to a full spectrum of courses required to “graduate.”
  • Approximately 40 course topics are offered each semester (Spring & Fall).
  • Industry experts lead courses, providing professional advice & instruction.
  • Residents may attend in person or watch via livestream (masks and social distancing are required in the classroom).
  • Visit to view a current course catalog.

Contact: Steve Heller, Vice President & Director, ZoeLife Operations & Glencroft University Chancellor:  (623) 939-9475, or