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

Social Security Number Applications accepted On-Campus
Wednesday, September 26, 10:00am-2:30pm, E19-202
Social Security Administration will accept applications for US Social Security Numbers for international students working on campus who do not yet have an SSN. Please consult the ISO email for instructions. Reminder you MUST bring your original visa documents AND a set of photocopies to submit with your application. Students unable to attend a session may apply in-person at the SSA Office in Cambridge. See the ISO website for guidance.

ISO Welcome (Ice Cream) Socials
Graduate Students:  Tuesday, September 18, 4:00pm-5:00pm, E19-202      Visiting Students:  Thursday, September 20, 3:00pm-4:30pm, E19-202
Undergraduate Students:  Tuesday, September 25, 7:00pm-8:30pm, E19-202

Stop by for a "make your own ice cream sundae" bar and a chance to meet new and current international students! RSVP requested: https://bit.ly/2x0F2Yh