Department of Mathematical Sciences

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  • Math Placement Test

    The Department of Mathematical Sciences offers placement testing designed to provide information about the academic skills of students entering mathematics courses at UNLV. The primary function of the placement test is to help determine if a student is prepared for a college-level mathematics course, or if the student would benefit from a developmental course.

  • Collaborating for a Cause

    A math and a law grad team up to study the legal services available to Southern Nevada's Hispanic community.

  • Math Tutoring Clinic

    The Department of Mathematical Sciences tutoring clinic is a free service for students enrolled in 11 different mathematics courses. No appointment is necessary. Stop by and get help with your questions.

  • New Faces: Jessica Jaynes

    Statistics professor Jessica Jaynes is looking for the connections between medicine and the innovative design of experiments.


Welcome to the Department of Mathematical Sciences. Mathematics is the foundation for many technical and scientific fields. Mathematics aids and supplements our intuitions about the physical universe and about human behavior. The math department provides a broad spectrum of courses and opportunities in mathematics and statistics.

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