Department Chair: John Terilla
Deputy Chair: Steven Kahan


Location: Kiely Hall, Room 243.
Hours: Monday-Thursday 9am-5pm
Telephone: 718-997-5811
Fax: 718-997-5861
Department Email:


For Departmental Placement Exam or Figuring out which Math course you should begin with, please email us at using your college issued email. [Note: Currently, the departmental placement exam is not being offered on a regular basis.]


  1. Departmental Placement exam is designed only for those who has never taken a college credit bearing Mathematics course such as Algebra, Precalculus or Calculus or has not taken and Advanced Placement exam. If you have taken a college credit bearing course in Algebra, Precalculus or Calculus or an Advanced Placement exam with score of 4 or 5, then you will be placed based on your prior course history.
  2. You can only take the departmental placement exam ONCE and the placement exam is IN-PERSON only. 

Trouble registering into a mathematics course using CUNYfirst or would like to be placed on internal waiting list (only few courses have a waiting-list), please email your request to and ensure you follow these steps:

  1. Email us from your COLLEGE email address.
  2. Include your CUNYfirst ID#.
  3. Include detailed information about the class you want to be registered.
  4. If you need to swap classes, please indicate clearly what class to be swapped out and what needs to be added in.

For us to register you, you must meet the prerequisites for the course and must not have a hold on your record. Please allow us ONE business day to process all the emails.

All other inquiry such as Major/Minor Declaration, complaints or issues with class/teacher and etc., please email us at using your College issued email address


Do you have a question about which courses to take for the major/minor? Do you want to learn more about the different major options? Contact the advisor for the corresponding major option.

Graduate Advisor: Dan Lee

Pure Mathematics Advisor: Nicholas Vlamis
Applied Mathematics Advisor: Martin Braun
Data Science and Statistics Advisor: Adam Kapelner
Secondary Education Advisor: Alan Sultan
Elementary Education Advisor: Alan Sultan

Math Minor Advisor: Nicholas Vlamis


Queens College Department of Mathematics
Kiely Hall 243
65-30 Kissena Blvd
Flushing, NY 11367


Tony Wen
Administrative Coordinator
Kiely 243     718-997-5811

Yook Chan
College Assistnat
Kiely 243     718-997-5811


David End
Mathematics Tutoring Lab Supervisor
Kiely 331     718-997-5859