Student Advising

Each international student is assigned a dedicated ISO advisor by MIT academic program. If you know your ISO advisor, you may contact him or her by email or by phone at our main phone line (617-253-3795). For Admitted MIT students only.

Individuals who are interested in applying to MIT programs and have questions about requirements should contact MIT Admissions (admissions@mit.edu).

Undergraduate Students

Course Advisor Contact
All Degree Programs Aurora Brule abrule@mit.edu  
Special Undergraduate Students Aurora Brule abrule@mit.edu  
Exchange Students Maria Brennan mariab@mit.edu  

 

Graduate Students

School of Architecture and Planning

Course Advisor Contact
Architecture, IV Sylvia Hiestand shiestan@mit.edu
Urban Studies and Planning, XI Sylvia Hiestand shiestan@mit.edu
Program in Media Arts and Sciences, MAS Sylvia Hiestand shiestan@mit.edu
Real Estate Development, RED Sylvia Hiestand shiestan@mit.edu

 

School of Engineering

Course Advisor Contact
Aeronautics and Astronautics, XVI Janka Moss janka@mit.edu
Biological Engineering, XX Janka Moss janka@mit.edu
Chemical Engineering, X Janka Moss janka@mit.edu
Civil and Environmental Engineering, I Aurora Brule abrule@mit.edu  
Civil and Environmental Engineering, I-W (Woods Hole) Aurora Brule abrule@mit.edu  
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, VI Emily Cheng emliu@mit.edu
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, VI-P (M.Eng.) Emily Cheng emliu@mit.edu
Computer Science and Molecular Biology, VI-7P Emily Cheng emliu@mit.edu
Electrical Eng and Computer Science, VI-PA (M.Eng., Internship) Emily Cheng emliu@mit.edu
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, VI-W (Woods Hole) Emily Cheng emliu@mit.edu
Engineering Systems (formerly part of ESD, now IDSS) Maria Brennan mariab@mit.edu  
Health Sciences and Technology, HST Sylvia Hiestand shiestan@mit.edu
Institute for Data, Systems and Society (IDSS) Maria Brennan mariab@mit.edu  
Leaders for Global Operations, LGO Maria Brennan mariab@mit.edu  
Materials Science and Engineering, III Sylvia Hiestand shiestan@mit.edu
Mechanical Engineering, II Sylvia Hiestand shiestan@mit.edu
Mechanical Engineering, II-W (Woods Hole) Sylvia Hiestand shiestan@mit.edu
Naval Construction and Engineering, II-MN Sylvia Hiestand shiestan@mit.edu
Nuclear Science and Engineering, XXII Sylvia Hiestand shiestan@mit.edu
Program in Computation for Design and Optimization, CDO Sylvia Hiestand shiestan@mit.edu
Program in Computational and Systems Biology, CSB Sylvia Hiestand shiestan@mit.edu
Supply Chain Management Program, SCM Sylvia Hiestand shiestan@mit.edu
System Design Management, IDM (Engineering Management, EM) Maria Brennan mariab@mit.edu  
Technology and Policy Program (formerly part of ESD, now IDSS) Maria Brennan mariab@mit.edu  

 

School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences

Course Advisor Contact
Economics, XIV David Elwell elwell@mit.edu
Linguistics and Philosophy, XXIV David Elwell elwell@mit.edu
Political Science, XVII David Elwell elwell@mit.edu
Program in Comparative Media Studies, XXI-CMS David Elwell elwell@mit.edu
Program in Science, Technology, and Society, STS David Elwell elwell@mit.edu

 

Sloan School of Management

Course Advisor Contact
Management, XV Maria Brennan mariab@mit.edu  
MIT Executive Program MBA (EMBA) Maria Brennan mariab@mit.edu  
Operations Research, OR Maria Brennan mariab@mit.edu  
Leaders for Global Operations, LGO Maria Brennan mariab@mit.edu  
Sloan Fellows Program Janka Moss janka@mit.edu
Sloan Visiting Fellows Maria Brennan mariab@mit.edu  

 

School of Science

Course Advisor Contact
Biology, VII Janka Moss janka@mit.edu
Biology, VII-W (Woods Hole) Janka Moss janka@mit.edu
Brain and Cognitive Sciences, IX Janka Moss janka@mit.edu
Chemistry, V Janka Moss janka@mit.edu
Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences, XII Janka Moss janka@mit.edu
Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences, XII-W (Woods Hole) Janka Moss janka@mit.edu
Mathematics, XVIII Janka Moss janka@mit.edu
Physics, VIII Janka Moss janka@mit.edu

 

Visiting Non-Degree Students

Course Advisor Contact
All Visiting Students Mayoka Takemori mayoka@mit.edu  

 

Exchange / Special Non-Degree Students

Course Advisor Contact
Advanced Study Program, ASP Maria Brennan mariab@mit.edu  
Exchange Students Maria Brennan mariab@mit.edu  
Special Programs Maria Brennan mariab@mit.edu  
Skoltech Initiative Janka Moss janka@mit.edu  
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