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Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Sports at MIT

MIT is the largest DIII athletics program in the nation. About one in five MIT students participates in varsity athletics. For students who want to stay active, there are also 33 club teams, and 18 intramural sports.

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MIT Visits You

Fall travel will be starting in September, and MIT may be coming to a town near you. Keep an eye on the full travel schedule to get the most up-to-date information.

Visiting Campus

We want you to make the most of your campus visit! Take a special department tour, attend a class, or spend time with a current student. 

Distance Learning

You don't have to be at MIT to take classes at MIT. Check out our courses on edXMIT OpenCourseWare, MITx and iTunesU.

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Life @ MIT

Take a free online course through MITx this summer and learn how LEDs, lasers, and solar cell devices are designed. The engineering course, Optical Materials and Devices, is one of a three-part series explaining the basis of the electrical, optical, and magnetic properties of materials.

Registration is now open and the class begins on June 29.