Mathematics and Statistics Math Competition Information

Held the first Saturday in April.
2:00-3:30 PM
405 Snow Hall
University of Kansas

Three levels:
Third-Fifth Grade
Middle School
High School

  • The exam at the Third-Fifth grade level will reflect math taught through the 5th grade.
  • The exam at the Middle School level will reflect the level of math taught through the 8th grade.
  • The exam at the High School level will cover material through the 11th grade.
  • Calculators will be allowed on the exam.
  • Presentation of solutions is considered in the grading of the exam.
  • Sample exams can be requested.
  • Advance registration will be open on-line from March 1.
  • Registration begins at 2:00 pm. The exam will start at 2:30 pm and will last 50 minutes.
  • Parents are welcome to wait in the lounge areas during the exam.
  • Participants will be released to these areas when they complete the exam.
  • Winners will be notified by mail and invited to awards ceremony. Certificates for participants will be sent to their schools. ¬†(Cash prizes are awarded by check. ¬†Winners must have a SSN (non-US citizens must have proper visa authorization).

Contact Information:

Agnieszka Miedlar, Competition Chair,
Bozenna Pasik-Duncan, MSAM KU Coordinator,
Kerrie Brecheisen, Administrative Support,

Sample Exams

  • Sample exams can be provided by contacting Kerrie Brechiesen,


  • Online registration is held from March 1 - April 1.

  • You may also mail in your registration or register the day of the competition.

  • We strongly encourage you to pre-register.