MIT Student Financial Services
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Whenever you need to take care of business with Student Financial Services (SFS) in person, visit the Student Services Center (SSC) in Room 11-120. The SSC has several representatives at a central service desk who can help you:

  • obtain and submit SFS forms
  • make payments on your student account or obtain a refund check
  • sign a scholarship check

SSC representatives can direct you to your student account, financial aid or loan counselor for a private discussion of your situation. You may also contact your counselor directly.

Some of the functions of the Registrar’s Office are also handled in the SSC, where you can obtain:

All Student Financial Services offices, including the SSC, are open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. You can find information about your academic and financial records any time on WebSIS, MIT’s secure online student information system. Click here for a complete description of the services provided by SFS.

SFS NewsDates & Deadlines

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SFS Office Hours Notice

SFS will be closed for part of the day December 17th and 20th, as well as, January 17th. The hours of operation for these three days are listed below:

  • Monday, December 17th - SFS will close at 4:00PM
  • Thursday, December 20th - SFS will close between 11:00AM and 2:30PM
  • Thursday, January 17th - SFS will not open until 1:30PM

2013 NASA Aeronautics Scholarship Application is now open!

Undergraduate Students

  • $15,000 awarded for each school year, to be used for educational related expenses
  • $10,000 Summer internship at a NASA Research Center
  • Up to 2 years of support

Graduate Students

  • $35,000 stipend
  • $11,000 awarded each year, to be used for educational related expenses
  • $10,000 Summer internship at a NASA Research Center
  • 2 years of support, with an option for a 3rd year

The application deadline is January 15, 2013. All transcripts, GRE scores, letters of recommendation, essays and other supporting materials must be received by the deadline of January 15, 2013.

For more information or to start an application, please visit

Student Financial Services is excited to announce the MIT Online Financial Aid System!

This new web portal will allow you to access real-time financial aid information online, at anytime. Click here to access your account (MIT Certification required). For a helpful tutorial that walks you through all the screens, click here.

Get your student account refund FAST!

 If your student account has been overpaid, the fastest way to get your refund is through MITPAY’s direct deposit option.  You can sign up for direct deposit on MITPAY at any time.  Your refund will be deposited into your bank account within two-business days after being processed.  If you are graduating this spring, make sure that we have your correct banking information in MITPAY so that we can return funds to you, even after you leave campus.