The Department of Mathematics and Statistics offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in mathematics and statistics.

Research interests in mathematics include algebraic statistics, analysis, combinatorics, computational algebra, control theory, geometric analysis, graph theory, inverse problems, mathematical biology, mathematical physics, mathematics education, numerical analysis, partial differential equations, and optics.

Research interests in statistics include sampling design, biostatistics, spatial statistics, density estimation, quality control, and design of experiments.

Tutoring Services

Spring 2021
  • The Math and Stat Lab will be closed due to current space restrictions for the fall semester.  
  • Online Tutoring through Zoom, only for students enrolled in UAF core MATH and STAT courses.  To make an appointment go to Online Tutoring.  Students will need to log in using their UA credentials.  Appointments can be made for 30, 45,or 60 minutes. Students can make appointments within the hour up to 14 days in advance.
  • One-on-One Tutoring will not be offered this semester due to current space restrictions.
  • Small Group Tutoring will not be offered this this semester due to current space restrictions.

For more information on DMS tutoring services, visit UAF Math Services.  


The Department of Mathematics and Statistics has a student run Discord server - for more information visit Discord for Math & Stat Classes.


Coronavirus information:

Visit the UA coronavirus information website to learn how the University of Alaska is responding to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19 situation and find links to communications, policy guidance and resources.



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