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The Frequently Asked Questions below covers a wide range of common questions on a diverse set of topics. If your question is not in this FAQ and does not relate to registration issues, contact the appropriate individual on the Advisor Contact Information list below based on the nature of your inquiry.
The department holds an annual Mathematics Information Session in March and maintains a page of material and links that are discussed at the session.
Frequently Asked Questions - Promotion
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Promotion is considered in May of each year. If students satisfy all requirements for promotion, they are notified of their new status sometime before the end of summer (usually August). Students can be promoted directly from 2nd to 4th year provided all requirements are met. Details for BSc students are available in the Calendar under Promotion Requirements
. Program specific requirements for BSc mathematics:
- The MATH 220/226 requirement must be satisfied before promotion to 3rd year is granted.
Other common inquiries:
- CPSC 111/211 (along with all 1st,2nd year requirements) must be completed before promotion to 4th year.
Disclaimer: In all cases of inconsistencies between this FAQ and the UBC Calendar, the UBC Calendar supersedes the material here.
|1st year Advisor||Margaret Ness||MATH 121||822-6430||ness|
|2nd year Non-Math||Dr. Young-Heon Kim||MATH 216||822-6324||yhkim|
|3rd year Non-Math||Dr. Young-Heon Kim||MATH 216||822-6324||yhkim|
|4th-5th year Non-Math||Dr. Young-Heon Kim||MATH 216||822-6324||yhkim|
|2nd year Honours (or combined honours)||Dr. Greg Martin||MATH 212||822-4371||gerg|
|3rd year Honours (or combined honours)||Dr. Dragos Ghioca||MATX 1223||604-822-5908||dghioca|
|4th year Honours (or combined honours)||Dr. Dragos Ghioca||MATX 1223||604-822-5908||dghioca|
|2nd year Majors/Minors||Dr. Tai-Peng Tsai||MATH 109||822-2591||ttsai|
|3rd year Majors/Minors||Dr. Albert Chau||MATH 239||822-2450||chau|
|4th year Majors/Minors||Dr. Albert Chau||MATH 239||822-2450||chau|
|Transfer of Credits & AP Exemptions Advisors||Dr. Lior Silberman||MATH 229B||827-3031||more info|
|Dual Degree Math/Ed (Education Advisor)||Dr. Anthony Peirce||MATH 108||822-2104||peirce|
|Adjudication of graduating students||Dr. Kai Behrend||MATX 1213||822-1719||behrend|
|Adjudication of graduating students||Dr. Jim Bryan||MATH 226||827-4515||jbryan|
|Actuarial Advisor||Dr. Colin Macdonald||LSK 303C||822-6871||cbm|
|Co-op Liaison||Dr. Brian Wetton||MATX 1107||822-5784||wetton|
|Putnam Advisor||Dr. Greg Martin||MATH 212||822-4371||gerg|
|Chief Advisor||Dr. Albert Chau||MATH 239||822-2450||chau|
|Undergraduate Chair||Prof. Mark Mac Lean||MATH 113||827-3038||ugradchair|
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