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Department of Math & Statistics

Offering graduate and undergraduate programs in Biostatistics, Data Science, Mathematics, Quantitative Analysis, and Statistics.

Incoming Students

All incoming freshman must take the Mathematics Placement Test.


For mathematics help at the undergraduate level, visit the Tutoring Center.

Statistical Consulting Center 

For graduate, undergraduate, and faculty statistics help, visit the Statistical Consulting Center.

Student Research

See more about our summer program and more Student Research.


District Fourier Talks, Oct. 24: annual meeting of local mathematicians, engineers, and applied scientists.

Halloween Annual Halloween Talk, Oct. 28, 6:00
Artistic Mathematics: Truth & Beauty by Professor Henry Segerman.

The Mathematics and Statistics Colloquium is now Virtual. Join us on most Tuesdays, from 2:30PM to 4:00PM. 

Distinguished AU Professor Mary Gray and Columbia Professor Andrew Gelman of Columbia University represented the American Statistical Association in the Reddit "Voting in America" Ask Me Anything Series

The department extends heartfelt congratulations to the following students:

  • Kadidja Conde, Hannah Fuchs, David Kalwicz, Shalini Ramachandra, and Anna Vlachos for being acknowledged as 2020 Mathias Conference winners!
  • Marie Eberlein, Yon Garber, Cailtlin Moroney, and Shalini Ramachandra for being awarded the 2020 Fran Cox Jones Scholarship for Women in Mathematics! 
  • Adam Rodriguez for being awarded the 2020 Hanna Miriam Sandler and Bella Sandler Scholarship
Epidemiological model of those susceptible, infected, and recovered from COVID-19

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AU Math-Stat Students Dive into Pandemic Modeling

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Professor Michael Robinson introduces Calculus II.