Programs & Courses

Located in vibrant Seattle in the heart of the Pacific Northwest, the UW Astronomy Department fosters a community focused on excellence in teaching and learning through collaborative work, cutting-edge equipment, unique training opportunities, and innovative research experiences. Our faculty, staff, and peers support our undergraduate and graduate students as they gain a holistic STEM education that prepares them for exciting careers in and beyond the field of astronomy. Please explore the links below to learn more about our academic programs.