STAT 37710: Course Information

Cong Ma, University of Chicago, Autumn 2022


  • Cong Ma, Jones 313

  • Office hours: Thu 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM or by appointment


  • Time: Tue, Thu 11:00 AM - 12:20 PM

  • Location: Stuart Hall 101


  • Yuepeng Yang, office hours: Mon. 11 AM - 12 PM or by appointment

  • Huy Dang Tran, office hours: Fri. 3 PM - 4 PM or by appointment


  • Homeworks: 50%.

  • Midterm exam: 20%.

  • Final exam: 30%.

Course Policies

  • Late Policy: Late homework will lose 5% of the available points per day late.

  • Collaboration: We encourage you to work on homework problems in study groups. However, you must write up and submit your own solutions and code without reading or copying the solutions of other students or from other online resources.

  • PassFail Grading: A grade of P is given only for work of C- quality or higher. You should make the request for PassFail grading in writing (private note on Ed Discussion). You must request Pass/Fail grading prior to the last day of class.