Sponsorships & Memberships

We gladly accept donations at any time. Please contact us with any questions. We are grateful for contributions at any level.

Sponsoring or Underwriting

If you are a business owner and are interested in sponsoring or underwriting a program, please contact Director Jean Creighton at 414-229-4961 or stargaze@uwm.edu

Become a Member

The UWM Manfred Olson Planetarium has a membership program. With the purchase of a membership, you gain free access to all planetarium shows, including special events and members-only special events, in addition to other benefits. Memberships come in all shapes and sizes and last for one year from the start of the enrollment month. Purchase one for yourself or as a gift for a friend!

Membership Enrollment Form, pdf -84kb
Membership Enrollment Form, doc format

Your purchase of a membership helps us continue offering programs at modest fees for all. We appreciate your support!

Solar System Wanderer Student/Senior/
UWM Alumni
$15 $30 *Senior age 65 and up
Stargazer Individual $25 $30
Galaxy Explorers Family $50 $100 *2 adults and 2 children
Universe Voyager Donor $100 $160 *Donor may bring a guest to shows


Free admission to planetarium shows Monthly newsletter Exclusive events for Members only 10% discount on a private show for up to 30 people Free planetarium show on the topic of their choice for up to 30 people
Solar System Wanderer
Galaxy Explorers
Universe Voyager

Thank you for supporting the UWM Manfred Olson Planetarium!