Enjoy Mathematics Through Activities Outside the Classroom
Promote Mathematical Leadership
Foster Student Collegiality
Encourage Students to the Mathematics Field
Encourage Mathematical Service
Provide Parents the Opportunity to Recognize and Appreciate the Mathematical Accomplishments of their Children
Minimum  Student Requirements
High School Student
Based on mathematical scholarship, service, character, and citizenship
Student must have successfully completed a minimum of 3 semesters of High School/College mathematics
Minimum mathematics scholarship of 85% or equivalent
Overall scholastic average of 85% or equivalent
Student must submit supporting documentation as outlined by the local chapter
Student must submit 2 faculty recommendations
Student must continue to demonstrate mathematical scholarship, service, character, and citizenship to maintain membership
Local Chapter Requirements
Submit "New Chapter Application Membership Roster"
Must be in compliance with the Constitution and Bylaws
Any changes to membership responsibilities must be approved by the Board of Governors
Guidelines and responsibilities of sponsors or officers must be approved by the Board of Governors
Each Chapter needs to send a report to the Secretary no later than June 30 of each year(includes list of student members and faculty advisors, sponsored activities and events, mathematical honors/achievements/recognition, and any additional information
Board of Governors
Local Chaper Requirements
The slate of nominees shall consist of a minimum of two (2) candidates for each elective position and shall be mailed to the chapter advisor(s) and the Board of Governors, not less than three (3) weeks prior to a May election.
Provisions shall be made for open nominations from the chapter advisors by petition. The petition must be signed by three (3) eligible voters and submitted to the nominating committee not less than two (2) weeks prior to February 1.
Each chapter is entitled to cast one vote.
Dues (as of April 1, 2015)
Chapter Fee (1st Year ONLY):  $30
Membership Dues  $20
New Chapters  - fill out NYSMHS New Membersip and Supplies Order Form
Existing Chapters  - fill out NYSMHS Existing Membership and Supplies Order Form
New Membership Pins ($4 each)
Seal ($2 for 20)
All forms should be mailed to:
203 Dover Furnace Road
Dover Plains, NY 12522
Checks should be made payable to: NYSMHS (New York State Mathematics Honor Society) DO NOT Send Cash or Purchase Orders.
Student activity information form, faculty recommendation form, and suggested induction procedures are provided for your use. They may be duplicated as necessary. Do not mail the originals to us. We encourage each chapter to retain these forms for their records.
Any changes to the Local Chapter Constitution must be included with the first renewal form for approval.
Forms postmarked after June 30 will be considered New Chapter member for the following school year.
NYSMHS New Membership and Supplies Order Form
NYSMHS Existing Membership and Supplies Order Form