Physics, Astronomy and Meteorology

Welcome to the Physics, Astronomy, and Meteorology Program

The mission of the Physics, Astronomy, and Meteorology Program is to provide students with the opportunity to understand the physical laws governing the universe. Within the department, applications of the laws of physics are made to the fields of meteorology, planetary sciences, astronomy and oceanography. In addition to experiencing practical applications of the laws of nature, the student is given an understanding of the role played by science and technology in contemporary society. [read more]

We are not accepting students into the B.S. Meteorology program this year (2024 – 2025).  The program is currently being revised and retooled to improve student success and satisfaction! We apologize for the inconvenience.  

In the Spotlight, Meteorology Club:

Meteorology Club students kicked off spring break attending the 49th Annual Northeastern Storm Conference in Burlington, Vermont during the weekend of March 8-10:

In the Spotlight, Professor Zachariah Silver

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