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Congratulations, incoming students!

We’re excited to welcome you to the vibrant MIT campus community! Keep an eye on your email for important updates, and learn more about Orientation — and the resources available to you as you prepare for campus life — below.

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From the Blog

A Thoreau-ly nice day trip

The idea of a day trip always makes me feel nostalgic of my childhood. I picture a car ride, a picnic, and a day spent in parks or museums. Now, as an adult, I think day trips are also ideal for grad students, since they are mini vacations when you don’t have the time or […]

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