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BMC Upper for Spring 2019 - Application NOW LIVE!

Spots for BMC-Upper have historically filled up very quickly. You must act fast and submit your application. 

New applicants to the BMC for the Spring 2019 semester:

  • The application can be found here. 

  • Complete your online application in its entirety by December 5, 2018 

  • Turn in your correctly formatted check (example check is shown in the online application) to Evans 714 by December 5, 2018 (refer to instructions below on how and when to turn in check/forms to the BMC office).         

  • A hard copy of the 4 response questions from the online application can be accessed here. If you choose to use this packet, you must also turn it in to Evans 714, along with your check, by December 5th (please note that this packet does not replace the online applications. Every new applicant must still fill out the online application). This packet also contains a checklist for what needs to be turned in and can be turned in along with your recommendation letter and school report card. 

Continuing Students for the Spring 2019 semester:

1. Submit a correctly formatted check (example check can be found in past weeklies):

  • by December 5, 2018

  • to the BMC office- Evans 714 (refer to instructions below on how and when to turn in checks/files to the BMC office).

 2.  If you are a continuing student applying to move up a level, in addition to your correctly filled out check, you must complete the level-up application (here) and turn it in by December 5 to Evans 714. The application can be found on the website once posted.

The correctly formatted check must include:

  • In the memo/notes section of the check, the student's name and group he/she is continuing with.

  • The check must also be made out to the United Math Circles Foundation.  

  • Do not submit a bank check if you are a new applicant.

Turning in checks and forms to Evans 714:

You may turn in all forms and/or checks at office hours, 

  • Mondays 5:15pm - 7:45pm, in Evans 714 

  • Wednesdays 5:15pm - 5:45pm, 6:15pm - 7:45pm in Evans 714

OR, If you cannot come during office hours, you may slide any checks and forms under the door of Evans 714. All checks must be put in an envelope labelled with the student's name and group he/she is applying for/continuing with. 

BMC-Upper Spring 2019 is scheduled to be on Wednesdays, January 23 through May 9, 2019.

Come to office hours with any questions regarding applications.

MTRW Spring 2019 - Applications- 6B, 7B, 8B closed, 9B still open. 

​​​​​​Click here to apply (6B, 7B, and 8B applications and waitlists are now closed. 9B is still open).

UPDATE (as of 11/3/18):

  • 6B, 7B, and 8B MTRW Spring 2019 applications and waitlists are now CLOSED.

  • the 9B group for Spring 2019 is still accepting applications.

  • Please note that if you are a waitlisted applicant, if you turn in your check to Evans 714 (and if  your online application is already completed) before a regular applicant, you will be moved to the regular list of applicants for consideration.

To learn more about the program, click here.

Do NOT email BMC/MTRW staff for questions regarding registrations. Instead, please come see us in person during office hours, posted on the Contact Page.

Berkeley Math Circle Summer 2019 Program - Application