BubblePhysics is the most mature of the sciences and provides much of the conceptual apparatus and instrumentation for chemistry, biology, astronomy, and engineering. It has inspired the creative work of mathematicians, philosophers, and social scientists and has repeatedly transformed the framework of civilization. The physics curriculum at Reed College is designed to provide rigorous preparation for those who plan careers in the field while at the same time serving the needs of interested liberal arts students.

Dual Degree Program Applications Are Due
To apply for one (or more) dual degree program(s) for Fall 2021, please submit your application to the Reed College Dual Degree Program Committee by Friday, December 4, 2020. Application forms are available from Mary Sullivan (, Physics Department Administrative Coordinator. Please email Mary to request an application be emailed to you. Any questions about the application process can be directed to Dual Degree Program Coordinator, John Essick,