Saint Mary's College of California


The Student Math Center

The Student Math Center is a free drop-in tutoring center for students enrolled in Math or Physics courses. It is staffed by advanced Math and Physics majors and occasionally by professors from the Math Department.

Location: Assumption 210
Hours: Sunday through Thursday, 7pm–9pm

Math Pedagogy Center

Located on the first floor of Galileo Hall, the Math Pedagogy Center is a space for math majors (and other students enrolled in math courses) to hang out and engage in various math-related activities (this is a place for students to do homework, work on group projects, cram for exams late into the night, and such).



The pedagogy center is equipped with 6 bookshelves, 4 computers, a printer, couches, tables and chairs, a kitchen (with fridge), and games.

Every one of our math majors is given a key to the center and may use the center outside of public hours.

Location: Galileo 116
Public Hours: Monday through Friday, 9am–5pm

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.