Peek under the dome and see what makes an education and experience at MIT so powerful. Tour the beautiful campus and learn how our multicultural student body, faculty, and staff live, learn, work, and play. Our residence halls, athletics, student clubs, volunteer opportunities, and community resources will be on display!

9:00am - 10:00am Shallow water power hour
9:30am - 10:30am Restorative Yoga
10:30am - 12:30pm Underwater video swim stroke analysis
11:00am - 12:00pm Flying parrot, unmanned aerial vehiclesKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 1:00pm Digital mapping tools introduced by MIT GIS servicesKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 3:00pm Chaplaincy history exhibitKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 3:00pm Physics demonstration exhibitKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 1:00pm Army National Guard and MIT ROTC UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter fly-inKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 3:00pm Family Fit WalkKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 1:00pm The incredible water bear!
11:00am - 1:00pm Fencing demonstration – Q&AKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 1:00pm MIT Toastmasters Public Speaking Group presents "Speech-athon"
11:00am - 3:30pm Fly a SPHERES satelliteKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 2:00pm Aircraft carrier deck operations — action planner demoKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 1:00pm Geiger Trophy: varsity co-ed sailing competition on the Charles River
11:30am - 12:30pm MIT undergraduate admissions information session 1Kid and Family Friendly
11:30am - 12:30pm Plasma and pickles
11:30am - 12:00pm Meet MIT authors! Book signing with Sandy Pentland, author of "Honest Signals: How They Shape Our World"
12:00pm - 4:00pm Student clubs & teams open house
12:00pm - 1:00pm Interactive teaching workshop
12:00pm - 12:30pm Meet MIT authors! Book signing with Sanjoy Mahajan, author of "Street-Fighting Mathematics"
12:00pm - 3:00pm A visual exhibit of the Office of Minority Education (OME) programs through the yearsKid and Family Friendly
12:00pm - 3:00pm Global education and career development open house
12:00pm - 2:00pm Golf swing analysis
12:00pm - 12:40pm Panel discussion: What can a graduate degree do for you?
12:30pm - 3:00pm Ballroom dance: learning session and performance
12:30pm - 2:30pm Pictures with Tim the BeaverKid and Family Friendly
12:30pm - 1:00pm Meet MIT authors! Book signing with Jay Keyser, author of "Mens et Mania: The MIT Nobody Knows"
1:00pm - 3:00pm MIT Public Service CenterKid and Family Friendly
1:00pm - 3:00pm Personal training demonstrations
1:00pm - 4:00pm Stopping time at the Edgerton CenterKid and Family Friendly
1:00pm Welcome and Greetings from Cambridge Mayor David Maher and MIT President Susan HockfieldKid and Family Friendly
1:00pm - 1:30pm Meet MIT authors! Book signing with David Mindell, author of "Digital Apollo: Human and Machine in Spaceflight"
1:00pm - 3:00pm How students with disabilities successfully navigate a university education
1:00pm - 4:00pm Tech Model Railroad Club Open HouseKid and Family Friendly
1:00pm - 2:30pm Do-It Tours by the Hobby Shop, Edgerton Center Student Shop, and D-LabKid and Family Friendly
1:00pm - 3:00pm Tackling real-world challenges: ESD PhD poster session
1:00pm - 1:45pm Three "flavors" of magnetism
1:00pm - 1:30pm What is it like to be an MIT student?
1:00pm - 3:00pm Media Laboratory project demonstrationsKid and Family Friendly
1:30pm - 2:00pm Meet MIT authors! Book signing with Philip Alexander, author of "A Widening Sphere: Evolving Cultures at MIT"
1:30pm - 4:00pm Distinguished faculty lectures with chemist Richard Schrock and economists Peter Diamond and Esther Duflo
2:00pm - 4:00pm Earth science in the 21st century
2:00pm - 2:40pm Panel discussion: What can a graduate degree do for you?
2:00pm - 4:00pm MIT Toastmasters Public Speaking Group presents "Speech-athon"
2:00pm - 3:00pm Women in engineering: coffee and dessertKid and Family Friendly
2:00pm - 2:30pm Meet MIT authors! Book signing with Erik Brynjolfsson, author of "Wired for Innovation: How IT is Reshaping the Economy"
2:00pm - 3:00pm Learn the ROPES about leadership
2:00pm - 4:00pm Apps 4 academicsKid and Family Friendly
2:00pm - 3:00pm Interactive teaching workshop
2:00pm - 3:00pm Greek Week Keynote
2:00pm - 4:00pm Urban planning public lectures
2:00pm - 2:30pm What is it like to be an MIT student?Kid and Family Friendly
2:25pm - 3:10pm Distinguished faculty lecture with Professor Peter Diamond, 2010 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences
2:30pm - 4:00pm Do-It Tours by the Hobby Shop, Edgerton Center Student Shop, and D-LabKid and Family Friendly
2:45pm - 4:00pm Gender, race, and the complexities of science and technology
3:00pm - 4:00pm MIT undergraduate admissions information session 2
3:00pm - 4:00pm Plasma and pickles
3:00pm - 3:30pm What is it like to be an MIT student?Kid and Family Friendly
3:00pm - 4:00pm A first course in quantum mechanics: Educational Studies Program
3:00pm - 4:00pm Experimental Study Group — Open House
3:15pm - 4:00pm Learn to folk dance
3:15pm - 4:00pm Distinguished faculty lecture with Esther Duflo, Professor of Poverty Alleviation and Development Economics
4:00pm - 7:00pm Visitor and alumni fly-in to Beverly Airport (with BBQ!)Kid and Family Friendly
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11:00am - 4:00pm 2011 Residential Life time capsuleKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm A showcase of invention as public service at MIT
11:00am - 4:00pm A showcase of performances by MIT Student GroupsKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm Alumni Association and MIT Club of BostonKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm Autonomous robotics competitionKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm Battlecode! Artificial intelligence programming competitionKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm Bits, electrons, and robotsKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm BLOSSOMS: building science, technology, engineering, and math STEM education worldwide
11:00am - 4:00pm Check mate: blitz chess and other games
11:00am - 4:00pm Children's activity areaKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm Compton Gallery — MIT150 exhibitionKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm Constructing a steel bridge
11:00am - 4:00pm Cracking up! How rock cracks under stressKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm Creative talents: music performances, yo-yo's, and more
11:00am - 4:00pm Day of recreation at the Zesiger Center
11:00am - 4:00pm Discover MIT's Department of Biology with videos of distinguished faculty and more
11:00am - 4:00pm Display booth and flower saleKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm Eliot K. Wolk Gallery — design competition exhibitKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm Exhibit: student life through the decades
11:00am - 4:00pm Exhibits from the MIT Glass Lab, Student Art Association, and the MIT Hobby Shop
11:00am - 4:00pm Festival of Art + Science + Technology Installations (FAST): Bibliodoptera
11:00am - 4:00pm Festival of Art + Science + Technology Installations (FAST): Dis[Course]4
11:00am - 4:00pm Festival of Art + Science + Technology Installations (FAST): Gradated Field
11:00am - 4:00pm Festival of Art + Science + Technology Installations (FAST): MIT Mood Meter
11:00am - 4:00pm Festival of Art + Science + Technology Installations (FAST): Night of Numbers
11:00am - 4:00pm Festival of Art + Science + Technology Installations (FAST): Overliner
11:00am - 4:00pm Festival of Art + Science + Technology Installations (FAST): Soft Rockers
11:00am - 4:00pm Festival of Art + Science + Technology Installations (FAST): String Tunnel
11:00am - 4:00pm Festival of Art + Science + Technology Installations (FAST): voltaDom
11:00am - 4:00pm Festival of Art + Science + Technology Installations (FAST): Wind Screen
11:00am - 4:00pm GAMBIT game lab open houseKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm Getting into college: preparations and processKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm Graduate student life and learning
11:00am - 4:00pm Hands-on tour of "Junior Lab" in the Department of PhysicsKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm Hart Nautical Gallery exhibit
11:00am - 4:00pm Hobby Shop open house
11:00am - 4:00pm Koch Institute Public GalleriesKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm LEGO robots save the universe!Kid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm Magnetic levitating ball and inverted pendulum demonstrationsKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm MIT Electronics Research Society (MITERS) Open HouseKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm MIT fraternity, sorority, and independent living groups: a history of public serviceKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm MIT International Science and Technology Initiatives (MISTI)—poster sessionKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm MIT Museum inside outKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm MIT OpenCourseWare: unlocking knowledge and empowering mindsKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm MIT Residential Life walking toursKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm MIT150 Open House TweetupKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm MIT150 raffleKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm MIT150 welcome loungeKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm MIT: an employer of choice
11:00am - 4:00pm Mobile advanced command and control system displayKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm OpenKinect symphony conductor — conduct the music of your dreams!Kid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm Painting the Financial Picture of MITKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm Paper airplane competitionKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm Participate in video game researchKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm Preserving your family's history
11:00am - 4:00pm Renewable energy, cheap charcoal, rainwater harvesting and water purification in Uganda
11:00am - 4:00pm Residential Life information boothKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm TALARIS and Exoplanet Sat: how do Draper and MIT engineers get a spacecraft to hop or look at stars in space to discover planets?
11:00am - 4:00pm Technology and Development Program, MIT Abu Dhabi Program
11:00am - 4:00pm Technology-enabled education at MIT: learn how technology advances learning and teaching
11:00am - 4:00pm Terrascope 2013: reducing atmospheric CO2
11:00am - 4:00pm The dawn of MIT: its founding documents and buildings
11:00am - 4:00pm The people behind the award — MIT awards convocation
11:00am - 4:00pm Timeline of MIT Athletics through the years
11:00am - 4:00pm Timeline of MIT engineeringKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm Transition: the flying car (or drivable airplane)Kid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm Undergraduate admissions reception centerKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm Undergraduate Practice Opportunities Program: posters and popcorn at the success accelerator!Kid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm Use brain wave sensors in SCRATCHKid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm Visit the actual offices of MIT's President and Provost
11:00am - 4:00pm What is the Engineering Systems Division (ESD)?Kid and Family Friendly
11:00am - 4:00pm Wiesner Student Art Gallery
11:00am - 4:00pm Zero robotics competition
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