15 FEB

Freshman (undergrad) early application timeline

20 October - 15 February Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Our admissions process is designed to be completed online. Note that all materials that are not already electronic are scanned and uploaded; we cannot process non-scannable materials such as CDs, DVDs, books, slides, certificate binders, or newspaper clippings. Read More

  • 20 OCT

    Interview scheduling deadline

    20 October

    At MIT we don't just want to see how you look on paper: we're interested in the whole person. That's why, whenever possible, we offer an interview with a member of the MIT Educational Council, a network of over 4,500 MIT graduates

  • 01 NOV

    Evaluation B: Humanities, social science

    01 November

    Evaluation B: Humanities, social science, or language teacher

  • 01 NOV

    Submit the Part 1 of your application

    01 November

    Submitting the Part 1 of your application through MyMIT initiates your application process. This form must be submitted no later than November 1 if you're applying Early Action

  • 01 NOV

    Secondary School Report

    01 November

    Submit Secondary School Report (SSR), including high school transcript

  • 01 NOV

    Submit Part 2 of application

    01 November

    Part 2: Essays, Activities, & Academics

  • 01 NOV

    Submit Standardized tests

    01 November

    November testing date: Standardized tests: SAT, ACT, or TOEFL; and 2 SAT Subject Tests

  • 01 NOV

    Evaluation A: Math or science teacher

    01 November

    At MIT, we require letters of recommendation from two teachers. MIT's recommendations process is online. MIT's recommendations process is online; you will need to create a separate recommendations account in addition to your MyMIT account.

  • 15 FEB

    February Updates & Notes Form

    15 February

    Fill February Updates & Notes Form  (including midyear grades)