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Badger Precollege

Astronomy: The Evolving Universe

precollege.wisc.edu/5017-C-PREC See upcoming dates


Explore the universe from the big bang to the death of stars. Join an exploration of the universe, including black holes, supernovae, white dwarfs, pulsars and the Milky Way. Other topics may include distances of stars and galaxies; quasars; expansion of universe; modern big bang cosmology, dark matter, dark energy.

Student profile

All ALP students should plan to bring a personal laptop or tablet for use in class and during evening sessions.

Important dates

Application deadlines

Application opens: Nov. 29, 2022
Deadline: Apply by May 1, 2023

Tuition deadlines

The first half of tuition is due by May 15, 2023. The second half of tuition is due by June 1, 2023.

Upcoming dates

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Badger Precollege Program Overview