The PoSSUM Space Academy at the Space Foundation World Headquarters and Advanced PoSSUM Academy at Embry-Riddle are hands-on and immersive programs designed for high-school and undergraduate students interested in upper-atmospheric research, bio-astronautics, and manned spaceflight operations.
PoSSUM SPACE ACADEMY
OPTIONAL: Spaceflight Physiology Course
Lunches are provided. Shared lodging at discounted rates arranged on request.
(SPECIAL OFFER: $1750 and FREE aerospace physiology course for all 2017 PoSSUM Space Academy registrations at the Space Foundation! Offer valid to 15 May 2017)
ADVANCED PoSSUM ACADEMY
Advanced PoSSUM Academy is offered at the Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University each April and October. The PoSSUM Space Academy is provided at the Space Foundation World Headquarters in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
Advanced PoSSUM Academy: April 6-10, 2017, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
PoSSUM Space Academy: June 5-June 9, Space Foundation, Colorado Springs, CO.
Advanced PoSSUM Academy: October 4-8, 2017, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Apply by 1 February for the April Advanced PoSSUM Academy. Apply by 1 August for the October Advanced PoSSUM Academy. Rate includes all instruction, texts, and graduation. The PoSSUM Space Academy is taught at a conceptual level that does not involve calculus. Some experience with algebra, geometry, and trigonometry will be assumed.