Mathematics is beautiful and useful. Students of mathematics learn both how to explore abstract mathematical ideas and also how to solve quantitative problems from the natural and social sciences.

The Mathematics department offers:



Problem of the Week

The Problem of the Week Contest is BACK!

Each week’s entries will be scored by an illustrious panel of faculty judges. Each week’s winner(s) will get a stylish and prestigious P.O.W. prize button, and the student(s) with the highest score at the end of each semester will win the Paul Mugabi Problem-solving award.

View the most recent problem of the week

The Friends of Mathematics

The Friends of Mathematics group keeps all students interested in Mathematics informed of opportunities, events, and announcements.

Please sign up to receive these email notices about speakers, events, research and job opportunities. We'd love to have you join us!

Joint student-faculty publications

Colloquium Series

Every semester the Mathematics Department hosts a series of lectures about various topics.

View past presentations

Draw the Lines Event