Math Competitions

These competitions are open to all undergraduate students at UVic, including first year students. In the past some prizes were won by first year students.

UVic mathematics competition

The UVic Mathematics Competition is held annually in the fall. The competition will be held on Tuesday, October 5, 2021 between 4:00-6:00 pm in DSB C128. There are monetary prizes. To participate, just show up.

Here are some recent question papers: 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006.

Putnam mathematics competition

The William Lowell Putnam math competition, normally held in December, has been delayed until February 20, 2021. It is taking place online in an unofficial format (no prizes). If you are interested in submitting solutions, you are encouraged to pre-register at
For questions, please contact Peter Dukes at .