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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?

The regular application deadline has passed, but we are accepting late applications for the Mathcamp 2019 waitlist until April 27. Learn more about how to apply.

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Questions & Answers

Every year, we do live online Q&A sessions, hosted by members of the Admissions Committee, to discuss the program and the application process with prospective students and their families and teachers.

The events are free and open to the public. To attend, you must have an account at the Art of Problem Solving website. Follow their instructions for "Math Jams" here.

We have already done our 2019 info session. Stay tuned for the next one in February 2020!

If miss the last live event, you can read the transcript afterwards. 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.