Kathryn Andrist

Faculty Member

Kathy Andrist


Kathy joined the UVU math faculty in 2000. She is committed to student success, enjoys teaching and is engaged in activities which enrich UVU's learning environment. Past service includes being the Math Club Advisor, UVU General Education chair and a member of the Board of Directors for the Mathematics Association of America (MAA). Currently Dr. Andrist oversees the Math Leap program (Math 100R), is the Actuarial Advisor and a member of the Math Department Rank, Tenure and Promotion committee.


Ph D, Brigham Young University, 2000

Major: Mathematics

MS, Brigham Young University, 1995

Major: Mathematics

BS, Brigham Young University, 1993

Major: Mathematics


MATH 1220

Calculus II, Fall 2022


Internship in Mathematics, Fall 2022

MATH 6100

Topics in Geometry and Topology, Fall 2022

MATH 1060

Trigonometry QL, Fall 2022

MATH 1220

Calculus II, Spring 2022

MATH 3100

Foundations of Geometry, Spring 2022


Internship in Mathematics, Spring 2022


Internship in Mathematics, Spring 2022


Math Leap, Spring 2022


Andrist, Kathy , AAC&U Conferences, "Array". ()
Andrist, Kathy , AMS/MAA Joint National Meetings 2005, 2009, 2010, "Array". ()
Andrist, Kathy , MAA Intermountain Section Meetings , "Array". ()
Andrist, Kathy , Spring Topological and Dynamical Systems Conference, "Array", Morelia, Mexico. ()
Andrist, Kathy , UVU Mathematics Department Colloquiuia, "Array". ()
Andrist, Kathy , Workshop in Geometric Topology , "Array". ()

Scholarly/Creative Works

Andrist, Kathy , Halverson, D. , Purcell, J. , Vasilevska, V. , "3-dim Lens Spaces as Codimension-2 Fibrators" .
Andrist, Kathy , (2007) "The Whitehead Manifold Has No Orientation Reversing Homeomorphism" (Issue: 1, vol. 31). Topology Proceedings.
Andrist, Kathy , (2000) "On Computing The Geometric Index" . Proceedings of the Seventeenth Annual Workshop in Geometric Topology.


Faculty Excellence Award

UVU Faculty Sentate - March 2, 2018

For significant contributions to UVU's mission through demonstrated excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service.

Mathematics Department Service Award

UVU Mathematics Department - May 4, 2017

For dedication and support to the UVU Mathematics Department, UVU Community and Student Success.