Events and Information Center

Welcome! The MIT Events and Information Center provides services both to visitors and to the MIT community. Please visit our office (7-121) in Lobby 7 at 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge. Our hours are Monday-Friday, 9-5, excluding legal holidays.


If you plan to come to campus, you'll find the visitor information pages helpful. There you can find:

  • Maps and directions
  • Information about MIT campus tours
  • Tips on where to stay, where to eat, and what to do
  • General MIT information

If your question is not answered by the visitors' pages, please call us at 617-253-4795.

MIT Community

The MIT Events and Information Center can help you:

  • Register an event
  • Post an event on the MIT Events Calendar
  • Learn about services available through the Conference Services Office
  • Connect with other MIT event planners
  • Advertise an event on the LED display in Bosworth's Café
  • Arrange campus tours
  • Welcome delegations and official visitors
  • Suggest spaces on campus for events and provide contact information

Please note that the Events and Information Center is the source of information on anything relating to Commencement Exercises. What to do about tickets, regalia, hotel accommodations, parking, inclement weather... it can all be found here.

MIT 17th President, Rafael Reif, during his inauguration.

President Reif applauds MIT musicians after their performance at his inauguration on September 21, 2012.

Lobby 7 at MITThe MIT Events and Information Center is located in room 7-121 near the entrance to 77 Massachusetts Avenue.

Photo: Christopher Harting


Massachusetts Institute of Technology