Countdown to Campus


Before you arrive on campus for Orientation, there are a number of items you must attend to over the summer. Use the Critical Actions and Deadlines page as a checklist.

The steps below describe critical activities that must be performed by specified deadlines before you arrive for Orientation. There are the first key steps you must take as a new MIT student.

  1. Kerberos ID, Web Certificates, Duo
  2. Housing Lottery/Campus Dining
  3. Freshman Advising/First Year Academic Options
  4. Freshman Pre-Orientation Programs (FPOPs)
  5. MIT ID photo
  6. Register/Take FEE
  7. Document AP/IB/Transfer credit
  8. Complete modules – Alcohol Edu, Haven, Kognito, and Transitioning to MIT
  9. Orientation Registration form
  10. Emergency Contact, Final Transcript, Medical Report