MIT: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
for transfer students
The First Year at MIT

Orientation: Schedule

The Office of Undergraduate Advising and Academic Programming (UAAP) welcomes you and aims to support your transition to MIT.

Students transferring to MIT in the spring are expected to attend Transfer Student Orientation on January 29 and 30, 2015

Transfer Student Orientation
Thursday, January 29th in Room 5-102

10-11:30 am: Welcome Breakfast. Information about academics, registration, transfer credit, UROPs and campus resources

12-2:00 pm: Lunch and Campus Tour. Lunch at the Student Center with your transfer mentors and an MIT tour of all the important and cool place on campus

3-4:00 pm: Meet and Greet. Hot chocolate and cookies with your transfer mentors, former transfer students, staff from the UAAP, Admissions SHASS, and the Registrars' Office

Friday, January 30th

10-12:00 pm: Freshman Essay Evaluation. You must take the FEE unless you submit a score of 5 on the AP exam on English Language and Composition or English Literature and Composition or a 7 on the English A or B Higher-Level International Baccalaureate (IB) exam.