Welcome to MIT! Whether it's your first year on campus or your last, find out when you can move in and what you'll need to bring.


Moving In

  • First year students move in on the first Sunday of Orientation Week (typically one week prior to the fall term Registration Day). Students approved to participate in a sport or FPOP may return earlier in accordance with the early return policies and procedures.
  • Returning students can move in the as early as the weekend prior to the fall term Registration Day. Residents approved to participate in a sport or Orientation activites may return earlier in accordance with the early return policies and procedures.