On-Campus Services and Learning Opportunities

Massachusetts Institute of Technology provides special learning opportunities to students including ROTC and Study Abroad. Massachusetts Institute of Technology offers the distance learning opportunity (online classes ) to their students. It provides on-campus services to students including Academic/career counseling service and Employment services.

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Room & Board Plan

Massachusetts Institute of Technology has the on-campus housing such as dormitory and college owned apartments. The total capacity is 5,975 the average room costs is $9,890. It offers the meal plan and its average costs is $5,620. The combined charge for room and board is $15,510.
2019-2020 Room & Board Plan at Massachusetts Institute of Technology
On-campus Housing Offered
Total Room Capacity5,975
Average Room Costs$9,890
Meal Plan
Meals per Week-
Average Meal Costs$5,620
Combine charge for romm and board$15,510

On-campus Student Services

Massachusetts Institute of Technology provides 4 on-campus services to its students including Academic/career counseling service, and Employment services, and Placement services for completers, and On-campus day care for students.
2019-2020 on-campus student services at Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Special Learning Opportunities

Massachusetts Institute of Technology offers 4 special learning opportunities to its students including Distance Learning (online classes), and ROTC, and Study Abroad, and Teacher Certification.
Special Learning Opportunities at Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Distance LearningGraduate
Online CoursesGraduate
Online Degree ProgramsNot offered
ROTC
Army, Navy, Air Force
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
  • Students can complete their preparation in certain areas of specialization
  • Students must complete their preparation at another institution for certain areas of specialization
  • Approved by the state for initial certification or licensure of teachers.

Services and Programs for Veterans

Massachusetts Institute of Technology offers services and programs for veterans, military servicemembers, or their families including Yellow Ribbon Program (officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program) and Credit for military training.
Services and Programs for Veterans at Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Yellow Ribbon Program (officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges

Library Services

Next table shows the supported library services and resource types at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. It has 4 branches and independent libraries with total 10,683,441 collection. 1,755,116 physically printed books/media and 8,928,325 electronical resources are served for their students.
Library Services at Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Physical facilities4 branches and independent libraries
Organized collection of printed materials
  • Total library collection: 10,683,441
  • Total Physical collection: 1,755,116
  • Total Electronic collection: 8,928,325
Access to digital/electronic resources
Staff trained to provide and interpret library materials
Established library hours
Access to library collections that are shared with other institutions

Sports/Athletic Information

MIT is a member of National Athletic Association (NAA) and National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). Total 911 students play for athletic teams at Massachusetts Institute of Technology - 488 men and 423 women players. For popular college sports, there are 31 baseball players, 30 basketball players and 80 football players. Next table describes sports and athletic information at Massachusetts Institute of Technology campus.
Sports and Athletic Information at Massachusetts Institute of Technology
SportsMenWomenConference
Baseball310
Basketball1713
Fencing2220NCAA Division III (with football)
Field Hockey024NCAA Division III (with football)
Football800
Lacrosse3223NCAA Division III (with football)
Rifle711NCAA Division III (with football)
Rowing5260NCAA Division III (with football)
Sailing1644NCAA Division III (with football)
Soccer2933NCAA Division III (with football)
Softball015NCAA Division III (with football)
Squash135NCAA Division III (with football)
Swimming and Diving2729NCAA Division III (with football)
Tennis1213NCAA Division III (with football)
Track and Field, Indoor4550NCAA Division III (with football)
Track and Field, Outdoor4944NCAA Division III (with football)
Track and Field, X-Country2021NCAA Division III (with football)
Volleyball1518NCAA Division III (with football)
Water Polo210NCAA Division III (with football)

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All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education, academic year 2019-2020