Departmental Advisors
Undergraduate Studies Office
Cyri Dixon
CSC 240
Departmental Notes

For course descriptions and pre-requisite information click on the subject column next to the appropriate catalog number.

THIS DEPARTMENT ENFORCES UNDERGRADUATE PREREQUISITES. Please note that the registration system may not factor in transfer work when determining if prerequisites have been met. If you are unable to register for a course and think you have met the prerequisite(s), please contact an advisor from this department to inquire about obtaining a permission code. You may be administratively dropped from a course if the prerequisite has not been met.

ASTR 106 - 001 The Universe

ASTR 106 - 001 The Universe

  • Class Number: 6518
  • Instructor: BUEHLER, T. C.
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: IVC
  • Units: 0.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $461.00
  • Seats Available: 2

ASTR 250 - 001 Foundations Astronomy

ASTR 250 - 001 Foundations Astronomy

  • Class Number: 18193
  • Instructor: WIK, D. R.
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 0.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $459.00
  • Seats Available: 3

ASTR 406 - 001 Observational Astronomy


Additional time for evening observing sessions will be required.

ASTR 406 - 001 Observational Astronomy

  • Class Number: 18197
  • Instructor: BUEHLER, T. C.
  • Component: Lab/ Discussion
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 0.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $509.00
  • Seats Available: 1

Additional time for evening observing sessions will be required.

ASTR 1060 - 001 The Universe


Learning Assistants (LAs) are attached to this section. LAs are undergraduates who are familiar with course content and trained in small group facilitation. This course includes opportunities for collaborative, active learning, during which students discuss ideas and problem-solve together. The course fee covers all required textbooks and course materials at a reduced cost. Students may request to opt out here: https://portal.verba.io/utah/login

ASTR 1060 - 001 The Universe

  • Class Number: 6210
  • Instructor: BUEHLER, T. C. - View Feedback
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: IVC
  • Units: 3.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $46.10
  • Seats Available: 8

Learning Assistants (LAs) are attached to this section. LAs are undergraduates who are familiar with course content and trained in small group facilitation. This course includes opportunities for collaborative, active learning, during which students discuss ideas and problem-solve together. The course fee covers all required textbooks and course materials at a reduced cost. Students may request to opt out here: https://portal.verba.io/utah/login

ASTR 2500 - 001 Foundations Astronomy

ASTR 2500 - 001 Foundations Astronomy

  • Class Number: 8082
  • Instructor: WIK, D. R.
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $2.00
  • Seats Available: 4

ASTR 4060 - 001 Observational Astronomy


Additional time for evening observing sessions will be required. The course fee covers all required textbooks and course materials at a reduced cost. Students may request to opt out here: https://portal.verba.io/utah/login

ASTR 4060 - 001 Observational Astronomy

  • Class Number: 7686
  • Instructor: BUEHLER, T. C. - View Feedback
  • Component: Lab/ Discussion
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $50.00
  • Seats Available: 0

Additional time for evening observing sessions will be required. The course fee covers all required textbooks and course materials at a reduced cost. Students may request to opt out here: https://portal.verba.io/utah/login

ASTR 4070 - 001 Extragalactic Astro

ASTR 4070 - 001 Extragalactic Astro

  • Class Number: 14961
  • Instructor: ZHENG, Z. - View Feedback
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: Hybrid & IVC
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 1

ASTR 5570 - 001 Galaxies


This is a Hybrid course, which uses a mixture of online, face-to-face, and technology enhanced instruction.

ASTR 5570 - 001 Galaxies

  • Class Number: 17116
  • Instructor: SETH, A. C.
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: Hybrid & IVC
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 2

This is a Hybrid course, which uses a mixture of online, face-to-face, and technology enhanced instruction.

ASTR 5580 - 001 Cosmology

ASTR 5580 - 001 Cosmology

  • Class Number: 17115
  • Instructor: ZHENG, Z.
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: IVC
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 5