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Welcome to MIT, Class of 2024!  We are excited to welcome you to the Institute at Orientation!

Welcome to MIT, Class of 2024!


We are excited to welcome you to the Institute! During and leading up to Orientation, you will explore academic options, learn about MIT Residence Life and other student life programs, and meet your Orientation Leaders and new classmates. Orientation includes Pre-Orientation Programs (FPOPs) offered right before the official beginning of Orientation. You'll also register for your first semester of classes and participate in various special orientation events and programs designed to introduce you to life at MIT.

Please explore this site, as it contains information about what you'll need to be doing this summer. All important dates and deadlines, including dates for FPOPs, Orientation, and Parent Orientation events, are available here.

The Orientation student schedule is available via the mobile app, GuidebookPlease note: we will continue to add virtual programs/events to the schedule through mid-August.

If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact the Orientation Office at orientation-www@mit.edu or call 617-253-6772. We are available between 9am-5pm, Monday through Friday. 

We look forward to meeting you soon!