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Information for Prospective Applicants

Hello, prospective student, and thanks for your interest in Mathcamp! We are looking for mathematically talented students, aged 13 to 18, to join us at Mathcamp 2019. Each summer, we enroll approximately 65 new students and 55 returning alumni. New students are admitted based on their Qualifying Quiz, recommendation letters, personal essay, and math background. If you're looking for information about admissions & financial aid, you're in the right place.

Interested in applying to Mathcamp?

We are not yet accepting applications for Mathcamp 2019; stay tuned for the application starting January 15. In the meantime, learn more about Mathcamp.

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Questions & Answers

Every year, we do annual live Q&A sessions ("Math Jams") about Mathcamp and the application process.

You can check out the transcripts from past Jams: we've answered zillions of questions!

As always: if you have questions about Mathcamp that aren't covered on the website (or at the Jam), please contact us and we'll be happy to talk to you about the program. You can also post questions in the Mathcamp forum at the Art of Problem Solving - the Mathcamp staff will post replies, and you'll get student opinions, too.