Welcome to the International Students Office (ISO) at MIT. The ISO serves all incoming and currently enrolled international students at the Institute. The ISO assists students in maintaining their legal status in the United States, provides support for their dependents, and promotes interaction with and integration into the MIT community at large.

Major Immigration Alerts and Updates

Upcoming Events

ISO Holiday Open House
Monday, December 2 through Friday, December 20
Take a break from your final exams, papers, projects and thesis and stop by the ISO for hot apple cider, holiday treats, and warm camaraderie!

ISO Holiday Hours
ISO Office Hours during the Winter Break period -- Monday, December 23, 2019 through Friday, January 3, 2020
Monday, December 23 -- Open -- 9:00am-4:00pm
Tuesday, December 24 -- CLOSED
Wednesday, December 25 -- CLOSED  (Christmas Holiday)
Thursday, December 26 -- Open -- 9:00am-4:00pm
Friday, December 27 -- Open -- 9:00am-4:00pm
Monday, December 30 -- Open -- 9:00am-4:00pm
Tuesday, December 31 -- CLOSED
Wednesday, January 1 -- CLOSED (New Year's Day)
Thursday, January 2 -- Open -- 9:00am-4:00pm
Friday, January 3 -- Open -- 9:00am-4:00pm
To reach ISO staff when the ISO is closed over Winter Break, you can send an email (iso-help@mit.edu) and an ISO staff member will apply as promptly as possible.