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 3 to Friday, December 21, 2018, 9 am to 4 pm, E18-219
Take a break from your finals, papers, projects and thesis. Stop by the ISO for hot mulled apple cider, holiday treats and warm camaraderie!

Travel Signature Day
Monday, December 10, 10 am to 3 pm, E19-202
Come in with your Form I-20 or Form DS-2019 and get a travel signature "on the spot" (immediately)!  See the ISO webpage on entering U.S. borders for more information about returning to the US and what documents you should carry with you upon entry.

ISO Winter Break Office Hours
ISO CLOSED - Monday & Tuesday, December 24 & 25, 2018
ISO CLOSED - Monday & Tuesday, December 31 & January 1, 2018
The ISO, and most MIT offices, will be closed on Monday & Tuesday, December 24 & 25, and Monday & Tuesday, December 31 & January 1.  The ISO will be open between December 26-28 during our regular office hours, from 9:00am-4:00pm, and from January 2 onward during IAP.