Mathematics

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State Math Contest
The 2015 State Math Contest will be held on Monday, Feb. 27, at SUU. This is part of a statewide contest for students in grades 7-12.

Festival of Excellence
The Festival of Excellence, a celebration of SUU's scholarship and creativity, will be held April 7, 2015.  The registration deadline is Feb. 20.

Math Club
Students interested in being part of the SUU Math Club please contact Dr. Rimmasch.

When Will I Use Math?
Ever asked yourself that question? Check out the math website full of answers. Find careers, salaries, tips for success, and more. This site is supported by AMS, MAA, and BYU Math.

See News & Events for a more complete list of happenings, photos, and archives.


The Department of Mathematics is committed to offering a well-rounded academic program that will enhance the lives of those who take our courses. The demand for knowledge we offer is enormous in both industry and education. In secondary schools the two greatest shortages of qualified teachers across the nation are in mathematics and technology, and jobs outlooks rate mathematics as one of the highest needs of college graduates.

Mathematics Department Mission, Southern Utah University 2013-2014 General Catalog