Certification of Periodic Financial Report


Pursuant to 18 U.S.C. Section 1350


Each of the undersigned officers of MAXIMUS, Inc. certifies, under the standards set forth in and solely for the purposes of 18 U.S.C. Section 1350, as adopted pursuant to Section 906 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, that the Quarterly Report on Form
10-Q of MAXIMUS, Inc. for the quarter ended June 30, 2002 fully complies with the requirements of Section 13(a) or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and information contained in that Form 10-Q fairly presents, in all material respects, the financial condition and results of operations of MAXIMUS, Inc.



Dated:  August 12, 2002


   /s/ David V. Mastran




David V. Mastran



Chief Executive Officer










Dated:  August 12, 2002


   /s/ Richard A. Montoni




Richard A. Montoni



Chief Financial Officer