Join us for WestFest! September 30th, 11:00am – 3:00pm
WestFest is an annual public engagement event that highlights STEM research, sustainability initiatives, and outreach programs at The Ohio State University and beyond
Welcome Prospective Buckeyes
Want to study astronomy as an undergraduate at the world-famous Ohio State?
Thinking of majoring in Astronomy?
A Bachelor of Science degree from Ohio State Astronomy prepares you for success in graduate school and industry.
Choosing Ohio State Astronomy for Graduate Studies?
The Ohio State Department of Astronomy offers a superb Ph.D. program for students interested in optical/infrared observational astrophysics and theoretical astrophysics.
Astronomy Help Sessions
Need help in your GE astronomy class? Are you an Astronomy major/minor looking for help in your physics, astro, or math courses? Come to one of our Astronomy Help Sessions!
From Planets to Cosmos - for Free
Kick-off your exploration of the Universe with our FREE online course on OSU's Scarlet Canvas. Take our self-paced offering to understand the revolutionary ideas brought about by Copernicus through modern discoveries of today.
Looking for an Astronomy GE course for Spring 2023?
The Department of Astronomy is offering a full range of in-person courses this coming Spring.
We stand together to explore the Universe and uncover all of its secrets.