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Flowing Wells High School students at the Mt. Lemmon Sky School

Students Learn Dirty Science at Mountaintop SkySchool


Operated out of the University of Arizona's Mt. Lemmon SkyCenter atop the unique sky island environment in the Santa Catalina Mountains, the SkySchool is an immersive, residential science program for K-12 students. UA graduate students from the College of Science share their knowledge, research and appreciation for the local environment during the program, while teaching the students how to conduct science and how to be good stewards of the world they live in. Click Here


For the public
For Public

Public events include our Monday Night Lecture Series, world-reknowned Astronomy Camp and Mt Lemmon Sky Center.

For Students

A good place to start if you want to become an undergrad major or grad student, or need to find our schedule of classes.


For Scientists
For Scientists

Find telescopes and instruments, telescope time applications, staff and mountain contacts, and faculty and staff scientific interests.