Prize winners must be present to win.
The events are held at, and co-sponsored by The University of Colorado Colorado Springs (UCCS)
2018 CMO Dates and Times:
Friday, April 27, 2018:
8:00 a.m. to 8:50 a.m., in Berger Hall
begins promptly at 9:00 a.m., and ends at 1:00 p.m., in the Gallogly Event Center
Friday, May 4, 2018:
Awards Ceremony – 2:00 p.m. in Berger Hall*
*Prize winners must be present to win.
If you need further information on the Olympiad contact:
Valerie Quarles, CMO Coordinator, firstname.lastname@example.org, (719) 255-3007
The Soifer Mathematical Olympiad is open to all students from elementary through high school.
Online Registration opens the second week of January
1. Competition times:
On-site Registration and Check-in begins at 8:00 a.m.
Competition begins PROMPTLY at 9:00 a.m. If you or your group are late, you will be allowed to participate, but no extended deadlines will be given.
Competition ends at 1:00 p.m.
Check-Out (after student completes test) is required.
2. Awards Ceremony agenda:
Awards ceremony will take place the Friday following the competition date each year.
Award start time is 2:00pm. There will be:
Charge to Olympians
Reception hosted by Alexander Soifer
*Scholarship recipients must be present to accept their award or the prize is forfeit.
3. Competition Information:
- The SMO is an individual competition.
- The SMO is open to all middle and high school students
- The SMO is an essay-type competition consisting of (5) problems. Please “Like” us – Go to our Facebook page for practice problems here: https://www.facebook.com/SoiferMathOlympiad
- Students may bring: food, calculators, compasses and/or straight edge rulers
- UCCS will provide: graphing paper, pencils and scratch paper
Schools, guardians, and parents are to provide their students with a designated meeting location and time for participants leaving before 1 p.m. Students are otherwise to remain in Berger Hall until departing.
Please note: Schools may provide transportation and resources, however they may not enter as a competitor or team. The SMO is an individual competition and all students must be registered individually.