David L Gross 

Welcome to my Home page

Director of Advising
Department of Mathematics, Monteith 224
341 Mansfield Rd
Storrs, CT 062691009
Phone: 8604861292, which will be forwarded to my cell phone
FAX: 8604864238
email: david.gross@uconn.edu
BS. from the State University of New York at Binghamton, 1979
Ph.D. from the University of Virginia,
1987
My Class Schedule
& Office Hours for Spring 2021:
Math 3230 (Abstract Algebra) meeting online TuTh 9:3010:45 am
Math 2710 (Transition to Advanced Mathematics) meeting online TuTh 12:30  1:45 pm
Office Hours for Spring 2021:
Mondays and Wednesdays 10:0011:00, Tuesdays
3:304:00, Thursdays 3:004:00 online and by appointment in Nexus
(nexus.uconn.edu → login with NetID → Appointments → Schedule Appt. → search for me by last name or by department)
or go directly to
my schedule of appointments.
Please get in touch with me if you have any advising
questions concerning UConn's general education program, as well as specifically about the Mathematics
majors and minor. Some topics most frequently asked about are:
 Which courses are being or will be offered
 Transfer credit evaluation:
 for students transferring to UConn from another
institution, please send a copy of your transcript to MathTransferCredits@uconn.edu
 current UConn students who want to take a course
elsewhere, please file a ''Prior Course Approval'' request with Transfer
Admissions through your PeopleSoft Student Administration account.
Pictorial directions are posted online here
 Advising on the appropriate math courses to take
 Catalog restrictions and prerequisites
 Registration:
 If the course your interested in is full and you
want to overenroll
 go here for directions on waiting lists.
 Contact me if there are circumstances which
would normally restrict your ability to register for the class, e.g., holds on your Student Admin account, prerequisite issues, ...
 To find out when your registration start time is, i.e., when
you can first access to the system for registration, go here.
 Thinking about being a Math major or a dual
degree or double major involving a major in mathematics.
 Information about our major can be found at https://math.uconn.edu/degreeprograms/undergraduate/.
 In particular, if you are a CLAS student, you
can declare your Math, Applied Math, MathStat, MathPhysics, Actuarial
Science or Actuarial ScienceFinance major by seeing Ms. Rachel
D'Antonio, Undergraduate Program Assistant, MSB 106, 8604866451, rachel.d'antonio@uconn.edu.
 Whether you are a CLAS student or not, you can
declare your major for one in the Math Department by going to the
college's Program Plan Change online form.
 Thinking about a Math minor
 Concerns or problems with your course or with
your instructor
 The Precalculus and Calculus MPE exam
 The Calculus sequences:
 Math 1131Q,1132Q,2110Q (2130Q)
 Technology (Calculator and/or Computer use) in
our classes
 Completing an incomplete or absent grade from
last semester
Courses
Taught
Math 1010 Basic Algebra
Math 1030Q Elementary Discrete Mathematics
Math 1060Q PreCalculus
Math 1070Q Mathematics for Business and Economics
Math 1071Q Calculus for Business and Economics
Math 1120Q Introductory Calculus 1
Math 1121Q Introductory Calculus 2
Math 1131Q Calculus I
Math 1132Q Calculus II
Math 1151Q Honors Calculus I
Math 1152Q Honors Calculus II
Math 2210Q Applied Linear Algebra
Math 2710 Transition to Advanced Mathematics
Math 3210 Abstract Linear Algebra
Math 3230 Abstract Algebra I
Research Interests
Algebraic groups; algebraic geometry; commutative algebra; pedagogy
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Math Department's Home Page!
david.gross@uconn.edu
Last on
August 21, 2020