Graduate Qualifying Exam

The qualifying exam is given twice a year, during Fall and Spring quarters. The next scheduled exam is:

September 17, 2018, 9 am - 12 pm

To sign up please see Christine in the Math Office, Bond Hall 202.

The Mathematics Department has established a Qualifying Exam Syllabus as a guide for students preparing for the exam, as well as for faculty writing the exam. Linked below are the exams given since Fall 2006.

Fall 2017 (Answers and Hints) Spring 2018 (Solutions)

Fall 2016 (Solutions)

Spring 2017 (Solutions)

Fall 2015 (Solutions)

Spring 2016

Fall 2014 (Solutions)

Spring 2015 (Solutions)

Fall 2013

Spring 2014 (Solutions)

Fall 2012 (Solutions)

Spring 2013

Fall 2011

Spring 2012 (Solutions)

Fall 2010 (Solutions)

Spring 2011 (Solutions)

Fall 2009 (Solutions)

Spring 2010

Fall 2008

Spring 2009

Fall 2007

Spring 2008

Fall 2006

Spring 2007