Why Mathematics at UST?

Something for everyone!

UST Actuarial Students WIN Competition

2013 Travelers Case Competition

Actuarial Science Program

A Center of Actuarial Excellence

Mathematics Resource Center

Tutoring for all Mathematics Students

Center for Applied Mathematics

Mathematical Research in Action

Welcome to the University of St. Thomas Department of Mathematics!


Come Discover How Magical Mathematics Can Be


The Department of Mathematics recognizes both the inherent beauty in the discipline and the many areas of practical application of mathematics. Our faculty are active researchers and are fully invested in our students. We have several exciting programs and centers including: the Mathematics Resource Center (MaRC), which provides placement advising, testing and free tutoring, and the Center for Applied Mathematics (CAM), which provides the opportunity for meaningful undergraduate research and uses mathematics to solve real-world problems for business, industry and government. We offer several majors: B.S. in Actuarial Science, and a B.A. in Mathematics with specialties in Pure Mathematics, Mathematics Education, Statistics, or Applied Mathematics.


Questions about Math placement or transfer credits?

Please contact the MaRC Director, John Nelson, with questions about Math placement exams:jmnelson2@stthomas.edu or 651-962-5529.

Please contact Dr. Melissa Loe, Associate Dept. Chair, with questions about transfer credits:msloe@stthomas.edu or 651-962-5534.

Latest News from the Department

UST Mathematics Student Awarded Goldwater Scholarship

April 14, 2014

UST Applied Mathematics and Physics major, Sarah Millholland has been awarded a 2014-15 Goldwater Scholarship! Congratulations to Sarah on this amazing achievement.

Mathematica Workshops

February 12, 2014

The Mathematics Resource Center (MaRC)will host two workshops for students wishing to learn more about Mathematica. Sunday February 16 & 23 from 6-7pm in OSS 333.