The UCA Observatory is located on campus on top of Lewis Science Center. Dr. Scott Austin maintains this facility and offers monthly public viewings (weather permitting). The observatory houses a Meade 14-inch aperture LX200R GPS telescope.
The observatory is open to the public the third Wednesday night of the month (if the sky is clear) for a couple of hours after dark.
Fall 2009 Schedule:
August 19 from 8:30pm to 10:30pm
September 16 from 8:00pm to 10:00pm
October 21 from 7:30pm to 9:30pm
November 18 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm
December 16 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm