Mathematics & Statistics


The Valparaiso University mathematics and statistics department helps students discover the elegant power of mathematics.

An inclusive approach, flexible programs, and a welcoming faculty ensure that students master quantitative and communication skills that serve them well for the rest of their lives.

Capaldi elected as statewide MAA representative
In March 2020, Associate Professor Mindy Capaldi was elected as the Indiana Section representative …
In December, 4,229 students from 570 institutions across the country participated …
MST active at JMM 2020
The Department of Mathematics and Statistics was well-represented at the Joint Mathematics Meetings …

Stay tuned for Math Colloquium events in Fall 2020!

The Mathematics and Statistics Department hosted a TriSection meeting of the Indiana, Illinois, and Michigan Sections of the Mathematical Association of America March 23-24, 2018.  Learn more here:

Valparaiso University was scheduled to host the Eighteenth International Conference on Permutation Patterns during summer 2020.  This conference is now a virtual workshop.  More information can be found here:


Mathematics and Statistics
Gellersen Center, Room 112
1900 Chapel Drive
Valparaiso, IN 46383
Phone: 219.464.5182
Fax: 219.464.5361