Schedule

Here is the tentative schedule for Math Prize for Girls 2022 on October 8 and 9.  The exact times and locations are subject to change.   

MIT Admissions Information Session: On Saturday, October 8, 2022 (the day before the contest), from 3 pm to 4 pm, the MIT Admissions Office will hold an information session for interested contestants and their parents. The location is the auditorium of the Welcome Center (Building E38, 1st floor).  The address is 292 Main Street.  At 4 pm, immediately after the information session, MIT will arrange campus tours for contestants and parents. For those who arrive early, between 2 pm and 3 pm, we will provide early check-in for the Math Prize for Girls in the Welcome Center.  

Games Night: On Saturday, October 8, 2022 (the evening before the contest), from 6 pm to 9 pm, we will host a Games Night for interested contestants. (For lack of space, parents are unfortunately not invited.) We'll provide icebreaker activities and games.  Dinner will be served. The location is the Hacker Reactor (Building E38, 7th floor).  The address is 292 Main Street.  Parents are asked to wait for their daughters elsewhere.

Parking: Because of other MIT events taking place that weekend, parking at or near MIT will be extremely limited. Consider public transportation instead. See MIT's list of parking facilities on or near campus. 

Contest Day: The following is the typical schedule of events on contest day, Sunday, October 9, 2022.

8 am to 9 am
Check-in will not start before 8 am but must be completed by 9 am

Check in at Walker Memorial (Building 50). (If you already checked in with us on Saturday, then check-in will be a brief ID confirmation.)  The address is 142 Memorial Drive.

Students should have breakfast on their own before checking in.

9:15 am to 11:45 am
Contest in Walker Memorial auditorium (Building 50, 3rd floor).  The address is 142 Memorial Drive. 
8:30 am to 10:00 am For parents and other guests, we have arranged a lounge area. Coffee, tea, and light breakfast will be served. The location is the Hacker Reactor (Building E38, 7th floor). The address is 292 Main Street.
10:00 am to 11:30 am For parents and other guests, we will host a panel discussion featuring Math Prize alumnae. The location is the auditorium of the Welcome Center (Building E38, 1st floor). The address is 292 Main Street.
Noon to 1:30 pm Lunch for contestants and volunteers only (not for parents or coaches). The location is Walker Memorial Morss Hall (Building 50, 1st floor).  The address is 142 Memorial Drive.
1:45 pm to 4:00 pm
Doors open at 1:30 pm
Awards Ceremony.  The awards ceremony will be held at Kresge Auditorium (Building W16). The address is 48 Massachusetts Avenue. Seating will take place between 1:30 and 1:45 pm.  The ceremony will consist of brief speeches by honored guests, a keynote lecture with a distinguished mathematician, and finally the presentation of awards to our top 35 contestants.

 

Schedule