Fast Facts for Applicants

  • Program Dates: Sunday, June 30 to Sunday, August 4, 2024
  • Note: Students typically attend all 35 days of Mathcamp, but we do sometimes make exceptions for students to arrive late, miss a few days in the middle, or depart early; such requests must be pre-approved, and students cannot miss more than a week. Per our Covid-19 precautions, we no longer allow exceptions for the IMO or similar international events.
  • Program Location: University of Puget Sound in Tacoma, Washington
  • Enrollment: 120 participants, typically 65 new students and 55 returning alumni. Learn more about eligibility.
  • Gender ratio: About 50% of our students are female or non-binary and 50% are male. Girls and non-binary students who love math are strongly encouraged to apply! Learn more about gender inclusivity at Mathcamp.
  • Program Cost: The camp fee for each student will be between $0 and $5,500, depending on financial aid. Learn more about tuition.
  • Financial Aid: Mathcamp is free for US and Canadian families with household incomes under $100,000, and need-based financial aid is widely available for middle-income families as well as for international students, including full scholarships. Learn more about financial aid.
  • When to Apply: Mathcamp will open the application season on January 10. There is no advantage conferred by applying at the beginning of the season: all applications received by the deadline will receive equal consideration. Learn more about how to get started.
  • Deadlines: The application deadline for Mathcamp 2024 is March 6; you will be notified of an admissions decision on April 18. Learn more about dates and deadlines.

Canada/USA Mathcamp is committed to a policy of equal educational opportunity. Read our non-discrimination policy.