Saint Mary's College of California


The Math and Computer Science Department organizes many outreach activities and projects through out the year. We work often with local middle and high schools as well as community and non-profit organizations.

We have positions for volunteers of all Mathematics/CS interest and backgrounds. If you’re interested in getting involved in a department outreach project, just ask any faculty member in the Mathematics & Computer Science Department or email Kristen Beck ( for a list of our current projects and programs.

What’s New

The Math & CS Department is seeking applications for the Brother Dominic Barry Math Scholarships, which will be awarded to incoming freshmen in 2016! For information, go to Activities » Math Scholarship Competition.

Math in the Media

The United States has won the Math Olympiad for the first time in 21 years!

Quanta Magazing highlights a new result of Princeton mathematician Maria Chudnovsky regarding the coloring of perfect graphs.