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COLLEGE PROFILE

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Cambridge, MA

TUITION AND EXPENSES

Cost of Attendance$63,250
Tuition and Fees
$46,704
Room and Board
$13,730
Books and Supplies
$1,000
Other Expenses
$1,816
Payment PlansInstallment plan

APPLYING FOR FINANCIAL AID

Financial Aid Office
E-mailfinaid@mit.edu
Web SiteFinancial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL Net Price Calculator URL
Application Process
Application DeadlineFebruary 15
Award NotificationOn or about March 14
Methodology for Awarding
Institutional Aid
Institutional Methodology
Forms RequiredCost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002178
Free
CSS/Financial Aid Profile$25 for first college, $16 each additional
Business/Farm Supplement 

PROFILE OF 2013-14 FINANCIAL AID

Freshmen
Financial Aid Applicants884 (79.1%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need689 (77.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid689 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met689 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met100%
Average Award$39,495
Need-Based Gift
Received by 669 (97.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $36,881
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 551 (80.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,086
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 24 (3.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based GiftNot reported
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants2,965 (65.7%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need2,643 (58.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid2,643 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met2,643 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met100%
Average Award$40,118
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,547 (96.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $37,090
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,288 (86.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,519
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 59 (2.2%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based GiftNot reported
Borrowing
2014 Graduates Who
Took Out Loans
40%
Average Indebtedness of
2014 Graduates
$19,064
Parents Borrowing PLUS Loans 
Parents of Students
Receiving Aid
3.0%
Parents of Students Not
Receiving Aid
1.0%

FINANCIAL AID PROGRAMS

Loans
Federal LoansDirect subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans, Federal Perkins loans
State Loans 
Other LoansCollege/university loans
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based AvailableFederal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based AvailableNone
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Not reported
Special Characteristics
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Not reported
Employment
Work-Study ProgramsFederal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from
On-Campus Employment
$2,169
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CLASS OF 2020 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M CR W  
Average 3.83 4.32 735 700 693 32
Low 1.96 2.26 520 310 410 21
High 4.00 5.00 800 800 800 36
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A portion of the College Profile data is provided under license by:
Annual Survey of Colleges 2015, copyright © 2015 The College Board. All rights reserved.
Peterson's Undergraduate and Undergraduate Financial Aid Databases,
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