Fire Emergency: The list of immediate needs is growing and our priorities may need to evolve with circumstances. Your gift to the UCO Director’s Discretionary Fund today will provide the flexible support necessary for Director Max to address needs as they arise in this rapidly changing situation.
UC Observatories (UCO) is a multicampus astronomical research unit that serves eight UC campuses.
We operate the Lick Observatory, the UCO technical labs at UC Santa Cruz and UCLA, and we are a managing partner of the W. M. Keck Observatory in Hawaii. UCO is also the center for the UC participation in the Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT) project.