UCA Observatory

UCA Observatory Dome

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 2013 Schedule:

August 21st - 8:30pm to 10:30pm
September 18th - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
October 16th - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
November 20th - 6:00pm to 8:00pm