visiting MIT

shopping & services

Stratton Student Center, Building W20


  • MIT Federal Credit Union
  • Bank of America


  • Bank of America 617-225-0086
  • MIT Federal Credit Union 617-253-8323

Bookstore 617-499-3240

  • The COOP carries books, MIT insignia items, and more

Copy Technology Center 617-358-0859

  • Printing and copying services, computer workstations

Dry Cleaner & Tailor 617-354-2088


  • La Verde's Market 617-621-0733


  • New Tech Barber 617-621-0848
  • Technicuts 617-225-CUTS

Optical services 617-498-LENS

US Post Office 617-494-5511

other services

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ATMs and banks

  • Cambridge Trust, Main Street at Kendall Square
  • Bank of America, Main Street at Kendall Square and Lobby 10
  • MIT Federal Credit Union, in Lobby 10, Building E19, and the Stratton Student Center (W20)


  • The MIT Press Bookstore is owned and operated by the MIT Press, the nonprofit, scholarly publishing program at MIT. The bookstore is at 292 Main Street, at Kendall Square, 617-253-5249.

Information Center

  • Located at Lobby 7 (77 Massachusetts Avenue), the Information Center provides maps and tours of campus. For help, please call 617-253-4795.

Public Safety & Emergency

Reference Publications


shopping off campus

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Cambridge and Boston offer an eclectic mix of shopping emporia, from designer boutiques to vintage and thrift warehouses. Some of the major districts include:

Stratton Student Center The Stratton Student Center, Building W20 at 84 Massachusetts Ave., houses various stores and services.
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