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Welcome to the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at York University! Our vision is to continue to build on our strength in research and expanding connections with our graduate and undergraduate programs.

Math and Stats at a Glance

Top 10

ranking for math programs in Canada


in Ontario by Maclean's 2020 rankings


alumni living and working around the world


undergraduate and graduate programs to choose from

New Data Science Program Coming Fall 2023

Students in our new Data Science program will master the statistical methods, computation skills, and data analysis techniques needed to succeed as a data scientist in their chosen field.

Student Spotlight

Gaby is an international student from Mexico. Lean more about what she is doing for her research project in statistical analysis to make an impact here in Canada and abroad.

Our Community Outreach Programs

Teacher and students in classroom in math circles

Math Circles

A program that brings together mathematicians and high school students from across the GTA with a keen interest in mathematics.

Learn more about Math Circles

Students standing at the front of the classroom holding awards at Math Kangaroo

Math Kangaroo

Held in March of every year the Math Kangaroo Contest encourages the fun and creativity behind math at an early age. 

Learn more about Math Kangaroo

Young student at Math4Real event looking at a diagram

Math 4 Real

This is a unique program in Canada that provides students in grades 9 to 12, their teachers and parents with a deeper understanding of how mathematics can explain our world and experience how mathematics can be applied to everyday life.

Learn more about Math 4 Real