Cambridge, MA
Massachusetts Institute of Technology


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Recent Reviews

Amanda
What is your overall opinion of this school?

It's a great school! It's a lot of hard work, but there are so many opportunities for students to take advantage of (perhaps ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

It's a great school! It's a lot of hard work, but there are so many opportunities for students to take advantage of (perhaps too many to fit into 4 years). The one thing that I wish the school did more of was dedicate their funds to improving student life instead of building the next new building on campus. Also, there should be more representation for students on campus, for instance, the senior haus incident. These are little things, however. Overall every single day I appreciate the fact that I have the privilege of getting an education from MIT. I am sure that it will set me up for success in my career; it already has shown its benefits as far as internships go! Overall, I'm proud to say that I got to MIT!

William
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Its pretty swag

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Its pretty swag

Aaditya
What is your overall opinion of this school?

I love it! I really love the supportive community of students and faculty. Although the academics are though, there's nothing...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I love it! I really love the supportive community of students and faculty. Although the academics are though, there's nothing we can't get through together. By pushing us to our limits, MIT brings out the best in us, fostering creative thought, research and innvoation.

Josephine
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MIT is a great school with a diverse culture, but we're all brought together by a common passion for learning. Though there a...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

MIT is a great school with a diverse culture, but we're all brought together by a common passion for learning. Though there are many different niches, I've never felt alienated with any group, which may come as a surprise to some. In general, MIT students and administration can have differing opinions, but the freedom given to the students allows the campus culture to really come directly from the student body.

Kayleigh
What is your overall opinion of this school?

MIT is a great school that will get you wherever you want to go in the STEM field. If you're genuinely interested in science/...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

MIT is a great school that will get you wherever you want to go in the STEM field. If you're genuinely interested in science/technology/engineering stuff--and also willing to put forth the effort--MIT would be a great place for you! Yes, it's definitely rigorous academically, but it's what binds the students together, and it's worth it. :)

Kyra
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I really love MIT. At first, I didn't know if I would fit in because I didn't think I was up to the same quality of students ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I really love MIT. At first, I didn't know if I would fit in because I didn't think I was up to the same quality of students here, but I was completely wrong. Everyone is very supportive and willing to help. Creativity is encouraged and the extracurriculars are so diverse that you are bound to find at least one club you like. The professors are excellent and the classes are engaging. I wouldn't ever consider changing universities. Now that I am actually in my major, I have even more support around me, especially from the faculty, who really care for our success

Christopher
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Have you ever wanted to build anything? A bike? A birdhouse? How about an electric car? MIT is full of intellectual people...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Have you ever wanted to build anything? A bike? A birdhouse? How about an electric car? MIT is full of intellectual people who are involved in just about anything science. The professors are constantly open to all students. The facilities are top notch with bleeding edge technology (holograms, lasers, humanoid robots oh my!). Off campus housing may be a drag and dining food leaves one wanting, but there is no point in living off campus in a city where studio apartments are above most people's wages and the kitchens they provide in the dorms are too good to ignore. This is all just stuff on the surface though. It is no lie, this school is not for everyone. It is hard. People sometimes feel overburdened from the work and feel they cannot hack it. More than once I have felt the same. What makes this school top notch is that they understand the toll one may pay for high education and has some of the best student social services in the nation. They do not just care of intellectual achievement, they care about their students. I have been helped time and time again by the people here and the general environment given by administration, professors, and students is the healthiest I have experienced. The labs, the classes, those are all the surface things that people enjoy from their schools. It is when you know the school is on your side that you know the school you attend is over the top.

Cecile
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I love the people and creative atmosphere! Schedules are tight with everything you end up wanting to do, and some days are to...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I love the people and creative atmosphere! Schedules are tight with everything you end up wanting to do, and some days are tough, but there's always someone around to help you. My only real complain is the fact that the weather is terrible in Cambridge (I am a native Texan)!

jack
What is your overall opinion of this school?

I transferred from National Taiwan University. I would say that the biggest difference is not the class, but the students. I...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I transferred from National Taiwan University. I would say that the biggest difference is not the class, but the students. I met so many genius here. The most important property of Massachusetts Institute of Technology are its intelligent students.

Erica
What is your overall opinion of this school?

There are great professors and great TAs who are always willing to help, and will respond to your emails very promptly. Facil...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

There are great professors and great TAs who are always willing to help, and will respond to your emails very promptly. Facilities are great, especially the athletic facilities. The people of course are the best part -- intellectually-minded students who are passionate about what they do.

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  • Enrollment
  • 4,528
  • Tuition & Fees
  • $43,498
  • Acceptance rate
  • 9%

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