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Welcome

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.

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics is opened for in-person visits but in a limited capacity. Please contact upsmath@yorku.ca or call (416) 736 2100 Ext. 55250 to find out when the department is open in-person.

For Fall 2021 and Winter 2022, some of our courses are online, while others are in-person and a complete list can be found here: https://w2prod.sis.yorku.ca/Apps/WebObjects/cdm

For updates related to COVID-19, please visit York's Better Together.

Math and Stats at a Glance

Top 10

ranking for math programs in Canada

4th

in Ontario by Maclean's 2020 rankings

1000+

alumni living and working around the world

9

undergraduate and graduate programs to choose from

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

CMS Math Camp group of students

Canadian Mathematical Society

Our department undertakes several outreach activities in cooperation with the Canadian Mathematical Society.

Read more about our CMS outreach activities