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

Becoming an Associate

Below please find a brief description for each position and links to the online applications. Please be sure to read the detailed position descriptions before submitting your application.

Associate Advisor Application

Upperclass mentors who assume a leadership role and offer academic advice to freshmen for a one-year commitment. They are matched with freshman advisors in either a traditional or seminar-based advising group. 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 Application

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