Welcome BEAM Alumni!

What's Coming up?

Click below for a full list of upcoming events and deadlines.

BEAM alumni reunion picnic (Rising 8th graders)

Do you miss your friends from this summer? Come and see them at our reunion picnic.
We'll also have snacks and games! No need to RSVP.

What: Reunion Picnic
When: Saturday, August 26 from 3pm-6pm
Where: Bryant Park


BEAM College Prep (Rising 11th & 12th Graders)

BEAM College Prep gives you a way more in-depth view about the college process and access to resources I wouldn’t have found out about.
— Angelina, attending University of Rochester

Be like Angelina! Come to BEAM College Prep and get the information you need to have college success.

What: Special program on college admissions
When: Monday, August 21-Friday, August 25, meeting 10am-4pm
Where: Courant Institute at NYU, 251 Mercer Street

Beam high school prep (Rising 9th graders)

Entering high school is a really big step! We want to help you be an absolute rock star in high school, so we have created a one day event to prepare you.

What: Special program to get ready for high school
When: Saturday, August 26th, 11 am - 2 pm
Where: Courant Institute at NYU, 251 Mercer St.

Beam SHSAT prep Class (Rising 8th graders)

Planning on taking the SHSAT? Our prep class will help you practice and improve for the test and get you into a specialized school! It's easier to prepare together than it is to prepare by yourself!  Come to BEAM and we can work together.

What: Practice for the SHSAT in October
When: Saturdays, August 19th - October 14th, 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Where: Courant Institute at NYU, 251 Mercer St.

BEAM Last Dollar Fund

Is an expense of less than $100 preventing you from doing something amazing? BEAM now has a need-based scholarship for BEAM alumni who are seeking to further their math and science educations.

Metrocard? New York Math Circle fee? Books at CTY? Something else? If your family would have trouble paying for it, apply here:

The BEAM Last Dollar Fund can also provide free MetroCards to BEAM events if you would have trouble paying for them.

Office Hours: Every Thursday, 3pm-8pm (grades 8-12)

Come to Office Hours to talk to us about anything you're working on:

  • Studying for the SATs
  • Homework
  • Fun math problems
  • Applications to other programs
  • College applications or making your college list
  • And anything else!

Office Hours begin on Thursday, August 31 and run every Thursday, 3pm-8pm (except Thanksgiving).  You may come anytime!

Saturday Office Hours (grades 8-12)

Come to Saturday office hours to get help with anything you'd bring to Thursday office hours. Or just to come study with us! We'll be in room 102 at the Courant Institute at 251 Mercer St on the following Saturdays from 1pm5pm.

  • September 9
  • October 14
  • November 11 (tentative -- may change to November 4)
  • December 2