The SWOSU Observatory is located northeast of Weatherford on Lawter Road between Deer Creek Road and Airport Road. The facilities are used for regular viewing sessions scheduled in conjunction with SWOSU's Astronomy course each semester. Other viewing sessions are held by arrangement only.
Parking is limited. Students and groups are asked to carpool. There are no convenience facilities (restrooms, water fountains, etc.), and the observatory is not heated or air-conditioned. Those attending should dress appropriately. Open shoes are discouraged. Food, drinks, and tobacco are not allowed on the observatory grounds.