Alumni Association

The MIT Alumni Association seeks to engage and inspire the MIT global community to make a better world. It serves as a platform to strengthen the ties of MIT’s 137,765 living alumni with

the Institute and with one another, and offers opportunities for connection through various resources, programs, services, and channels.

In fiscal year 2018, 47% of living alumni engaged with MIT philanthropically, virtually, or face to face. More than 15,330 alumni volunteered in service to the MIT community. The Annual Fund reported $ 87.7 million in gifts, and more than 45,500 alumni, students, and friends gave to MIT.

Geographic Distribution of Alumni*
* Includes only alumni with known addresses.
United States and Possessions 105,161
New England 26,503
Mid-Atlantic 26,497
West 21,729
Southwest and South Central 8,722
Great Lakes 7,704
Southeast 6,971
Northwest and Great Plains 6,253
Alaska and Hawaii 527
Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and other US territories 255
Asia 8,142
Europe 6,203
North America (other than US) 1,847
South America 1,585
Pacific Ocean Islands and Australia 583
Africa 523
Central America 80
Total 124,124