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In Memory of Danielle Guichard-Ashbrook
Along with the Book of Condolences in the ISO reception area, is available at the request of our students and alumni/ae around the world for anyone to share their memories and condolences. An MIT community-wide memorial service for Danielle is planned for early February 2015.


Special Closing - ISO Closed
November 18, 2014
The ISO will be closed on Tuesday in memory of Danielle.

Drop Deadline for Fall 2014 Term
November 19, 2014
International students are required to maintain full-time registration (36 units) at all time during the semester. If you plan to drop classes, please make sure you maintain your full-time status. For questions, please contact the ISO.

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.

MIT ISO Announcements

An Important Message to Our Students – We are writing to you to share some very sad news that our dear Director and Associate Dean, Danielle Guichard-Ashbrook, died on Nov. 5th, surrounded by her family. (More)

ISO Relocates to Bldg E39-278 – On Tuesday, October 21st, the MIT International Students Office relocated to the second floor of Building E39 in Kendall Square on the corner of Main and Hayward streets. Building E39 is located at 55 Hayward Street, Cambridge, above Rebecca’s Cafe and next to COSI, with another entrance at 290 Main Street.

Fall/Winter 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.