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All new incoming students are required by immigration law to go through an immigration session with the ISO upon arrival. Please remember to also complete your iMIT pre-arrival checklist.
Labor Day - ISO closed
September 1, 2014
MIT holiday. The ISO will be closed.
Fall 2014 Registration Deadline
September 2, 2014
All international students are required by immigration regulations to register full-time within the mandatory registration reporting period. This term, the deadline is October 1, 2014.
Welcome to the International Students Office (ISO) at
MIT. The ISO serves all incoming and currently enrolled international
students at the Institute. The ISO assists students in maintaining their legal status in the United States, provides support for their dependents, and promotes interaction with and integration into the MIT community at large.
ISO Walk-In Appointments The ISO will continue walk-in hours on Mondays from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm and Thursdays from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. Appointments will be first come, first served.
Update your U.S. Address on WEBSIS All international students must update the "SEVIS US Address" and the "SEVIS International Address" on WEBSIS. Both fields need to be complete to process your registration update.
Summer Travel If you plan to travel during the upcoming season, please read our travel advisory page to be prepared for re-entry to the US. The I-94 arrival/departure system is now electronic if you are traveling by air or sea.
Newly Admitted Students Congratulations on your admissions to MIT. Graduate admits, please click on the above link to get started. Undergraduate admits will be receiving more information by e-mail.