The 2017 Prove it! Math Academy has come to a close. Many thanks to the Prove it! Math students and instructors for making our third year’s program a fantastic and memorable experience!

Details regarding the 2018 camp will be available in January 2018. Check back then for more information, and in the meantime, feel free to browse our Facebook page or sign up for our newsletter.

Dates and Travel

The arrival and departure dates for the program are listed below.

Program Arrival Date July 16, 2017
Departure Date July 29, 2017

The program will provide a free shuttle service between Denver International Airport (DEN) and the University of Colorado Boulder, but participants are responsible for their own airfare and flight arrangements to and from the airport. Participants who are driving to the program should plan on arriving at the Williams Village North lobby of CU Boulder on Sunday afternoon between 3 PM and 5 PM.  Finally, students should plan on departing to travel home after breakfast, with flight departure times no earlier than 9 AM, on July 29, 2017.

Application Deadlines

The deadlines for applying to the 2017 Prove it! Math Academy summer program are as follows.

Submit your application by March 31, 2017
You will be notified of your admission status by April 7, 2017
Admitted students must accept by April 15, 2017
Rolling admission for any remaining open slots until June 1, 2017

All applicants who apply before the March 31 deadline will be given equal consideration, and any late applications that are received after this date will be considered on a first-come, first-served basis.

Students who meet the application deadline will hear back about their admission decision — either accepted, waitlisted, or neither — no later than April 7. Admitted students must accept or decline the offer by April 15. Waitlisted students who are subsequently admitted will be given an extended deadline to accept or decline based on the time of the offer.


The tuition for the two-week program is shown in the table below. Applicants who submit their completed online application by the March 31 deadline are considered Regular Applicants, and those who submit after the deadline are considered Late Applicants.

Application Deadline Tuition
Regular Applicants March 31, 2017 $3146
Late Applicants Rolling admission until June 15, 2017 $3312

Flights are not included in the price, but we will provide a free shuttle service from the Denver airport to the campus. The tuition covers dormitory expenses, classroom reservation fees, meals, field trips, and instruction.

Students whose school is a chapter of Mu Alpha Theta may be eligible for a summer grant towards their tuition. For more information, see the Mu Alpha Theta Summer Grants website.

Cancellation and Refund Policy

Cancellations made on or before June 15, 2017 are eligible for a 50% refund. Cancellations made after June 15, 2017 will not be refunded. In the event of a serious and unexpected emergency, please contact us at, and we may be able to accommodate a full refund if the request is made early enough in advance. Such situations will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis.

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