Department of Physics and Astronomy

Student Organizations

Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory

The Physics & Astronomy Club

Join the St. Cloud State Physics and Astronomy Club! What are some things we do?

  • Annual Test of Gravity from the roof of Wick Science Building (Halloween pumpkin drops).
  • Board game nights
  • Device building (Rubens Tube, Tesla Coil)
  • Peer support for studying / academics / physics

Past activities also included field trips to NOvA (2017), FermiLab (2015) and canoe trips on the Mississippi River.  Follow us on Facebook or send an email to

COVID pandemic notice

Contact Dr. Shah or Dr. Jackson for information on how to get involved.

This term (Fall 2021) we are meeting on Thursdays at 3:30 p.m. 

Professional Physics Organizations

Various professional physics organizations offer resources and opportunities to students: