The Stanford Math Circle runs during the Stanford academic year, with 10 sessions each quarter. The fall quarter is from late September through early December, the winter quarter is from January through March, and in the spring quarter is from early April through early June. We do not offer a summer quarter.
Fall 2016 Quarter
September 29 – December 8, 2016
Winter 2017 Quarter
January 12 – March 16, 2017
Spring 2017 Quarter
April 6 – June 8, 2017
All Circles meet on Thursday evenings at Stanford University’s campus.
1st & 2nd - 55 minute sessions - 5:15 - 6:10pm and 6:15 - 7:10pm
3rd & 4th - 55 minute sessions - 5:15 - 6:10pm, 6:15 - 7:10pm, and 7:15 - 8:10pm
Middle School Circle
5th & 6th - 1 hour 15 minute sessions - 5:30 - 6:45pm and 7:00 - 8:15pm
7th & 8th - 1 hour 40 minute session - 6:10 - 7:50pm
High School Circle
9th - 12th - 2 hour session - 6:00 - 8:00pm
The fee for participation is $275 per academic quarter.
This fee covers expenses for session leaders, website maintenance, administrative costs, and use of the Stanford University facilities.
Please note that financial aid is available and that we will not exclude students due to financial hardship, so please let us know if the fee would cause financial difficulty for your family.