We are excited to be back in the office! The Astronomy main office will be open during regular business hours, 8 am - 12 pm & 1 pm - 4:30 pm.

For general questions, email astroweb@umich.edu or call 734.764.3440 from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm and leave a voicemail. Voicemails will be answered promptly by our office staff.

For updates on how the University of Michigan is handling the situation with COVID-19, we encourage you to visit the University-wide announcements page.


The Astronomy main office staff are working in person on the days listed below. Please note that staff remain available when working remotely.

Staff Member Title In Office Days
Brian Cox Student Services Coordinator T, W, Th, F
Jean McKee Student Services Manager M, T, Th, F
Virggie Lowe PhD Program Coordinator T, W, Th, F
Shannon Murphy Lab/Classroom Svcs. Tech. M, W, F
Stacy Tiburzi Executive Assistant M, W, Th,
Bebe Zuniga-Valentino Department Administrator T, W, Th