Student Observatory

Student Observatory

Student Observatory

The telescope in the Student Observatory is a 16" Meade LX200 Schmidt-Cassegrain.

The Student Observatory sits atop the Stadium Garage next to Memorial Stadium. It is open during fall and spring semesters for students enrolled in astronomy courses as well as for special occasions including some Jazz in June events, the 2017 Solar Eclipse, and more.

Spring 2018 Astronomy Students: The Student Observatory is available for students completing Astronomy coursework from Sunday to Thursday 7:00-9:00 p.m.






Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope inside the observatory drum




Student Observatory Clear Sky Chart (via cleardarksky.com)