Skip to content ↓

April 2021: Although our campus is closed to visitors, you don’t have to travel to 🌈 Cambridge to get a feel for MIT. Sign up today for an 🔮 online session or student-led tour.

Is it ok to go over the essay word count?

We require applicants to follow the word limits provided on the application. Your information will not be saved if the responses are too long. You may have to “play” with your thoughts and sentences a bit to meet the limits.

Did you find this article helpful?