Education and Outreach at RISE

RISE is dedicated to both expanding the research horizon in areas related to space exploration as well as inspiring the next generation of researchers by bringing students of all ages the experience of learning about and working on the cutting edge of space research.


General Non-Science
Major Classes
Hands On Experience
Classes for Majors
Space and Space Travel
Access to Space
Rockets and Instruments
(Space) Physics Option

Undergraduate work experience is also sometimes possible. Prospective students should contact the individual faculty.


You don't have to be at UW to participate in RISE. You can participate though any of the activities below.

Laboratory Visits
High Altitude Balloon Project

Washington NASA Space Grant Consortium
Washington Space Grant