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August 2021: Although our office remains closed to visitors, you can still get a feel for MIT by signing up for an đź”® online session or student-led tour.

Do dual enrollment students apply as a first-year or transfer applicant?

Students participating in dual enrollment programs or taking college-level courses while in high school apply for first-year admission at MIT. If you apply to MIT while you’re still in high school, you’re considered a first-year applicant regardless of how many units of study you may have taken at the university level.

Information on transfer credit is available at the Office of the First Year site.

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