Counselor Application

Please click HERE to apply to be a counselor at PROMYS 2019. The application is now live.

Hiring decisions will be made on a rolling basis beginning on February 15, 2019. Applications will not be accepted after March 15.  

International applicants are particularly advised to apply early since visa arrangements can be lengthy.

Application Process

The application asks about courses taken in university-level mathematics, any relevant work experience, mathematical interests, and why you want to be a counselor at PROMYS.

In addition to a coversheet and application, applicants are asked to provide the following:

  1. a college transcript (this does not need to be an official transcript)
  2. a CV, and 
  3. two letters of recommendation from people familiar with the applicant's mathematical background and the applicant's work in university-level mathematics. 

Detailed instructions are provided at the above link.


Please contact us in the PROMYS office at if you have any questions.


Policy of Nondiscrimination

PROMYS does not discriminate on the grounds of race, creed, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or national origin in the operation of its program or in its admissions, hiring, or financial aid decisions.


Mailing Address

Department of Mathematics 
Boston University 
111 Cummington Mall
Boston, MA 02215 

Tel: (617) 353-2563