Department of Mathematics

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Welcome to the virtual home of the Mathematics Department at San Francisco State University. We are one of nine departments in the College of Science & Engineering. Our office is located in Room 937 of Thornton Hall.

Due to the COVID-19 situation in the Bay Area, our office will be closed until further notice. We have virtual office hours Monday-Friday 8am-12pm and 1-5pm; the best way to reach us to send an email to or leave a voicemail at (415) 338-2251.

Math Office In-Person Schedule

We are still accepting applications for Spring 2022 entry to the Master of Arts in Mathematics until Dec 10 2021. The program offers students the opportunity to study advanced mathematics under the guidance of a faculty encompassing many different areas of research.

We are still accepting applications for Spring 2022 entry to Master of Science in Statistical Data Science until Dec 1 2021. The purpose of the program is to deliver a comprehensive curriculum in the field of statistical data science to prepare students with backgrounds in statistics, mathematics, computer science, engineering, and other quantitative fields, for the data science workforce or a doctoral program.

The links on the left should help you navigate our virtual sites. For the real place, see the following:

For further questions please contact the department office or the department chair Dr. Eric Hsu.

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