Leading Mars Education and Research 

About us

MarsU is an international academic and research organization enabling the first academic Programs dedicated to making life multiplanetary.

Our mission is to unite students, researchers, and professionals in a multidisciplinary curriculum, to settle humans on planet Mars.

Mars Studies Program June 2022

4+ faculty experts, 20+ guest lecturers, and a life-changing experience

An in-person six-week Summer Program in Arizona about the life and systems involved in Mars settlement and exploration. Students are immersed in a project-based curriculum, analog missions, and labs at makerspaces with researchers and faculty to develop the skills and mindset to advance the field and live on planet Mars.

Partners and Sponsors

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Enriching Multi-planetary Diversity

MarsU is committed to creating a supportive campus that welcomes and promotes respect for the differences of all while advancing education and innovation to become space faring people.


Our commitment to diversity includes humans of any race, ethnicity, gender, age, religion, abilities/disabilities, sexual orientation, gender identity, socioeconomic status, geographic region, and culture.

The abundance of ideologies, experiences, and backgrounds represented by our faculty, staff, and students enrich our community as we take the next steps in our shared future.