Special Events

Weds 4 Sept, 7:30-8:30pm. Fiske Planetarium

CU STARs Fall Kickoff Event
Learn more about the CU STARs outreach  program, our planetarium, and telescopes. Everyone is welcome!

Weekly Events



  • SWRI Colloquia: Colloquia are normally on Tuesdays at 11:00 am in the 4th-floor conference room of SWRI, 1050 Walnut St, Ste 300, Boulder, CO, 80302.



  • LASP Seminar: LASP Space Tech Building (East Campus) usually at 4:00. Refreshments at 3:45.

  • APS Faculty Research Talks: Thursdays at 3:00 in D142 during Fall only. These short presentations by faculty about their research are an excellent way to learn about the department and research opportunities.  Graduate and undergraduate students are encouraged to attend!


Monthly Events

Promoting an Inclusive Community in Astronomy (PICA): meets bimonthly to discuss issues and create an additional network to help women find careers in the sciences.

Semesterly Events

Commencement- Winter 2019

Departmental Commencement ceremony and reception for all students will be Thursday, December 19th, 2019 1:00pm-4:00pm, at Fiske Planetarium. The reception immediately follows the ceremony in FISKE lobby. Ceremony includes all Astronomy, Astrophysics, Engineering Physics, and Physics undergraduate and graduate students in a combined ceremony.

Stay tuned for an event on our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/aps.cu.boulder/ 

graduation 2015