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  • We have 4 majors in our department: Mathematics, Actuarial Science, Applied Math & Computer Science (a joint program with CEAS), and Atmospheric Science
  • We have 3 minors: Mathematics, Actuarial Science, and Atmospheric Science
  • Go to: http://uwm.edu/math/contact-us/email-reflector-form/ to join our mailing list math-ugrads@uwm.edu if you aren’t already a declared major or minor!
  • Declare your major/minor! If your transcript/academic information on paws says “Intended” or something like “Mathematics BS – Int” you’re not declared!!!  Attend walk-in advising hours https://uwm.edu/math/undergraduate/resources/advising/ to officially declare your major/minor and make a plan!

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Scholarships, Awards

  • Department of Mathematical Sciences – Student Awards
  • Greater Milwaukee Foundation Alice C. Helland Scholarship (female students, jr/sr, science) – Contact: Collen Dunlap (cdunlap@uwm.edu) deadlines early December each year
  • Greater Milwaukee Foundation Patricia Smith Wilmeth Fund Scholarship (female students) – Contact: Collen Dunlap (cdunlap@uwm.edu) deadline early December each year
  • SMART Scholarship Program (DoD) – full tuition and education fees. Application deadline: mid-December each year.
  • The E. Paul and Jane Humke Scholarship — awarded to outstanding undergraduate students who participate in the Budapest Semester in Mathematics.  It is awarded when there are sufficient funds available.  For more information, contact Prof. Gabriella Pinter, gapinter@uwm.edu

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