MIT: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
For Associate Advisors
The First Year at MIT

Becoming an Associate

Details for those interested in applying for AY2016-2017 positions will become available in early 2016. In the meantime, below please find a brief description for each position.

Associate Advisors

Upperclass mentors who assume a leadership role and offer academic advice to freshmen for a one-yea commitment. They are matched with freshman advisors in either a traditional or seminar-based advising groups. Associate advisors also support freshmen living in their residence by proving academic programming and resources. Read more in the Associate Advisor Position Description.

Associate Advisor Steering Committee

Members are associate advisors who represent a dorm on campus and are responsible for collaborating with associate advisors in their dorm to provide an in-house support and after hour academic resources for freshmen. This includes organizing and facilitating one academic program per semester. Read more in the Associate Advisor Steering Committee Description.