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 139,318 living alumni and

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

In fiscal year 2019, 50% of living alumni engaged with MIT philanthropically, virtually, or face to face. More than 16,680 alumni volunteered in service to the MIT community. The Annual Fund reported $ 86.5 million in gifts, and more than 44,000 alumni, students, and friends gave to MIT.

Geographic Distribution of Alumni*
* Includes only alumni with known addresses. Data as of July 1, 2019.
RegionNumber
United States and Possessions 106,052
New England 26,658
Mid-Atlantic 26,619
West 22,067
Southwest and South Central 8,852
Great Lakes 7,670
Southeast 7,011
Northwest and Great Plains 6,395
Alaska and Hawaii 523
Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and other US territories 257
Asia 8,149
Europe 6,319
North America (other than US) 1,990
South America 1,632
Pacific Ocean Islands and Australia 570
Africa 526
Central America 77
Total 125,315