Yes, there is much to know at MIT—and about MIT. It's a creative, diverse, energizing place uniting more than 10,000 faculty and staff and 10,000 students representing all 50 states and more than 100 nations.
Happily, there's no need to know everything at once. Take your time and enjoy the orientation process. You can come back to this site again and again at your own pace.
We've put this website together to share everything we think you might need or want to know about life in this expansive community. Here's what you'll find as you explore. Your MIT introduces you to the campus. Your Benefits guides you to valuable health and financial resources, and Your Checklists outlines essential next steps—a great place to start.