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Memorial Day Holiday - ISO Closed
May 25, 2015
The ISO will be closed in observance of Memorial Day for an Institute-wide holiday.

MIT Graduation
June 5, 20145
Congratulations to all Graduates! Please stop by the ISO for a light cake reception to celebrate this accomplishment.

Post-completion Off-campus Work Permission
March - September 2015
Students who plan to graduate this semester and would like to work in the U.S. after graduation should apply for post-completion of degree Optional Practical Training.



Welcome to the International Students Office (ISO) at MIT. The ISO serves all incoming and currently enrolled international students at the Institute. The ISO assists students in maintaining their legal status in the United States, provides support for their dependents, and promotes interaction with and integration into the MIT community at large.

MIT ISO Announcements

An Important Message to Our Students – We are writing to you to share some very sad news that our dear Director and Associate Dean, Danielle Guichard-Ashbrook, died on Nov. 5th, surrounded by her family. Please see to leave memories or condolences. [Read more]

GLACIER Tax Prep Software (GTP) System – Our online tax preparation software system is now available. Late filings are accepted up to June 15th.

2014-2015 Statistics – This year's statistics are now online.

Spring/Summer Travel –If you plan to travel during the upcoming season, please read our travel advisory page to be prepared for re-entry to the US. The I-94 arrival/departure system is now electronic if you are traveling by air or sea.

Newly Admitted Students – Congratulations on your admissions to MIT. Graduate admits, please click on the above link to get started. Undergraduate admits will be receiving more information by e-mail.