Degrees + Admissions

Undergraduate Admissions

Undergraduate admissions to MIT are handled centrally, by the MIT Admissions Office. Full details for students interested in applying to MIT for undergraduate studies can be found on the MIT Admissions website. If you are considering studying architecture, art, or design at MIT, learn about the optional portfolio submission process. MIT also offers a Minor in Design for undergraduates, administered by the Department of Architecture.

Questions about paying for college? Visit the Financial Aid section. If you reside outside the United States, see this "how to" page for international undergraduate applicants. And for a sense of what it's like to live and learn at MIT, be sure to check out the MIT undergraduate bloggers for the inside scoop.

Graduate Admissions

Graduate admissions are handled by individual departments. To learn about applying for a specific program within the School of Architecture and Planning, visit these sites for admissions/application information for:

Admissions overview | FAQ | Graduate application instructions

Urban Studies & Planning:
Admissions overview | Undergraduates | Masters | PhD 

MIT Media Lab/Media Arts & Sciences:
Admissions overview | How to apply | FAQ

MIT Center for Real Estate:
Admissions overview | FAQ

Program in Art, Culture, and Technology:
Admissions overview | FAQ 

Contact a Department with Questions:

Complete List of Undergraduate and Graduate Degrees

Department of Architecture

Department of Urban Studies and Planning

MIT Media Lab/Media Arts & Sciences

MIT Center for Real Estate