Information for New Students

Key Orientation Dates


Monday, August 20 - Friday, August 24

Summer Prep Camp
The Summer Math Prep Camp is a workshop run by the Graduate Student Representatives to help incoming graduate students with the transition to graduate school. Advanced graduate students teach refresher courses in analysis, algebra, and topology.

Thursday, August 23

I-9 Form Completion 

Friday, August 24

Division of Science Dessert Social

Monday, August 27

Math Department Student Orientation
Topics: Sage, Latte, BUSS, and Handshake

Math Student Pizza Party
Graduate School Orientation
International Student Orientation (International Students only)
English Language Diagnostic Exam (International Students only)

Tuesday, August 28

Student Welcome BBQ
Small Group Time with your Orientation Leader
Campus Resources & Library and Technology Services

Tuesday, September 4

Math Department Welcome Dinner

Friday, September 7

Graduate Student Seminar
The first seminar will have a panel of current students to answer your questions. Subsequent seminars will feature student presentations on a research area of interest.

Additional Resources