MIT Admissions

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Make Your Home @ MIT

You may accept or decline your offer of admission through MyMIT by May 1. The reply form tells us whether you plan to enroll in the fall, request a gap year or have found a better fit elsewhere. Your response helps us understand and improve our process, so please submit it no matter what you decide!

Tea with Teachers: Eric Lander

Sit down for a cup of tea with biology professor Eric Lander in the latest Tea with Teachers video. Professor Lander shares some fun facts about his daily ritual, what his personal warning label would be if he had one (hint: it's the same as Earth's in Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy) and his special slice of wisdom for his students.

Wait List FAQ

The wait list form was emailed to all students placed on the wait list (if you are on the wait list and cannot find it, check your spam folder). Be sure to fill out the form by May 2.

Read the answers to our frequently asked questions.

Transfer Application for Fall Entry

The 2018 transfer application for September entry is closed. Applicants will be notified via email of admissions decisions in early May—so watch your inbox.

More about our transfer process »

Innovation Mentors @ MIT

In a new pilot program for the spring semester, Innovation Mentors will help fellow students through the stages of innovation and entrepreneurship by matching their interests and needs with the more than 85 resources that are available to them. Even better, the mentors are available to all students at MIT, regardless of their major, year or program.