Main Contact Info

311 West Hall
1085 South University
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1107

Phone: 734.764.3440
Fax: 734.763.6317

Website: http://www.lsa.umich.edu/astro

Why Astronomy?

The Career Center's Career Guide for Astronomy

Each Career Guide highlights curriculum requirements, as well as skills and abilities that may be developed and applied through each course of study. To complement the academic information, a range of interesting occupational opportunities are listed as a starting point for considering how academic experiences may translate to professional work settings. The Career Guide series represents a collaborative effort between The Career Center and numerous academic units.

Astronomy Advising

The concentration advisor is Professor Bregman.  Information about scheduling advising appointments is available from the Department office.

Astronomy Faculty Listing

Astronomy Departmental Information

Learn more about this academic unit’s areas of intellectual expertise, its history, and its undergraduate offerings.

Student Astronomical Society

This small student-run club hosts astronomy events and activities such as public nights on campus telescopes, study groups, tutoring, events at local schools, and observing trips. It’s an important way for astronomy students to support each other and gain relevant experience in the field.

Undergraduate Research, Summer Research, and Mentoring


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