Hampton University offers students a variety of continuing education and professional development programs. Many of which are part of the efforts of the University College, which has as its mission to serve the learning needs of adults and other organizations.

With classroom locations dispersed throughout the city and its online course offerings, Hampton University makes the educational resources of its academic and research units accessible to working professionals throughout the country.

For the more mature learners, the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Hampton University is a member-driven organization presenting non-credit courses to those fifty (50) and over who want to improve skills, explore new ideas, and interact with interesting and active people.