Events & Programs: Spring 2024

The UAC has a number of events and programs for undergraduate students this Spring.

All programs offered to both first year and upper-level students will have specific resources and staff for both populations, as we know first year students have unique needs and questions. Check out the schedule below, and be sure to stop by!

Do you identify as FLI (first generation and/or low-income)? We have specific events for you, listed here. Learn more & connect with the FLI community here!

Upcoming events

ProgramDateTimeLocationDetailsAudience
OL/AA Info Session #11/22/245pmZoomLearn more about being an Orientation Leader or an Associate Advisor!
OL Application
AA Application
Class of 2025, 2026, & 2027
OL/AA Info Session #21/23/2412pmZoomLearn more about being an Orientation Leader or an Associate Advisor!
OL Application
AA Application
Class of 2025, 2026, & 2027
First Year Information Fair (F3)2/3/249am – 1pmVarious LocationsF3 is a mini-conference for first-year students. F3 will help you make the most of your time at MIT and reach your academic and professional goals. Session topics include major exploration, experiential learning, and career preparedness. Register here. First year students
Night at the Museum2/4/246 pm- 9pmMuseum of ScienceExplore the Museum of Science with your classmates! We rented out the Museum of Science just for the Class of 2027. OFY will provide transportation to and from the Museum. Join us for free food, exhibits, and the Electromagnetism Show. Register here. First year students
First Day of Class Celebration!2/5/2411am – 1pm7-103 & 7-104Join us to celebrate the first day of classes with a photo booth, snacks, hot cocoa, and more!All undergrads
Sip with Diep & Chelsea2/7/241 pm – 3pm7-104Love boba tea? Come chat with Diep (“yip”) Luu and Chelsea Longin about your advising experience and enjoy a custom-order boba! Details on how to RSVP are in the UAC newsletter. Upper-level students
HASS Concentration Drop-In2/8/2411am – 1pm7-104Learn more about the HASS Concentration! Whether you have general questions about the requirement, or specifics about your Proposal or Completion Forms, we encourage you to join! Staff from the Registrar’s Office and SHASS will be present.Upper-level students
OL/AA Info Session #32/8/245pmZoomLearn more about being an Orientation Leader or an Associate Advisor!
OL Application
AA Application
Class of 2025, 2026, & 2027
Fall in Love with Your FinancesPOSTPONEDWe are excited to host a joint program with Student Financial Services. Become an expert on your personal finances with SFS and the UAC.All undergrads
OL/AA Info Session #42/13/242pmIn person, Location TBALearn more about being an Orientation Leader or an Associate Advisor!
OL Application
AA Application
Class of 2025, 2026, & 2027
Valentine’s Drop-In2/14/2412 pm – 2 pm7-103 & 7-104Stop by the UAC for our signature Valentine’s Day Drop-In! Come by to make a valentine for a friend and enjoy some sweet treats!All undergrads
Choice of Major: Department Drop-In2/20/2411am – 1pm7-103 & 7-104Looking to chat with departments before declaring your major in April? Stop by to learn more from the following departments: Planning (11), Urban Science & Planning with Computer Science (11-6), Physics (8), and Mathematics (18).First year students
Choice of Major: Department Drop-In2/27/2411am – 1pm7-103 & 7-104Looking to chat with departments before declaring your major in April? Stop by to learn more from from the following departments: Nuclear Science & Engineering (22), Anthropology (21A), and AeroAstro (16).First year students
Choice of Major: Department Drop-In3/5/2411am – 1pm7-103 & 7-104Looking to chat with departments before declaring your major in April? Stop by to learn more from the following departments: Sloan Undergrad/Management (15), Biological Engineering (20), and Global Languages.First year students
Reset with the Registrar3/6/2411am – 1pm7-104Chat with the Registrar’s Office team about double majoring, minoring, cross-registration, HASS distribution, communication requirement, and graduation requirements.Upper-level students
Sip with Diep & Chancellor Melissa Nobles3/6/241 pm – 3pm7-104Love boba tea? Come chat with Diep (“yip”) Luu and Chancellor Melissa Nobles about your advising experience and enjoy a custom-order boba! Details on how to RSVP are in the UAC newsletter. Upper-level students
Add Date3/8/2411am-1pm7-103 & 7-104It’s Add Date! Stop by the UAC to ask any questions about deadlines. As always, we will have snacks!All undergrads
Choice of Major: Department Drop-In3/12/2411am – 1pm7-103 & 7-104Looking to chat with departments before declaring your major in April? Stop by to learn more from the following departments: Political Science (17), Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (6), and Literature (21L).First year students
Pi Day3/14/2410 am – 2pmLobby 13It’s Pi Day! Come and grab a pie from the UAC and reminisce on where you were when you found out you’d be admitted to MIT <3All undergrads
Choice of Major: Department Drop-In3/19/2411am – 1pm7-103 & 7-104Looking to chat with departments before declaring your major in April? Stop by to learn more from the following departments: Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences (12), Mechanical Engineering (2), and Comparative Media Studies & Writing (CMS/21W/21E/21S/21).First year students
Sip with Diep & Elizabeth4/3/241 pm – 3pm7-103 & 7-104Are you a first year student who loves boba tea? Come chat with Diep (“yip”) Luu and Elizabeth Young about your first-year advising experience and enjoy a custom-order boba! Details on how to RSVP are in the First Year newsletter. First year students
Drop Date4/23/2411am – 1pm7-103 & 7-104It’s Drop Date! Stop by the UAC to ask any questions about deadlines. As always, we will have snacks!All undergrads
Baker Spirit Day4/26/24All day!Kresge OvalParticipate in MIT’s inaugural Spirit Day, hosted by the Baker Foundation! You can expect free food and fun games. Make sure to wear your MIT gear!All undergrads
Sip with Diep and Sade5/1/241 pm – 3pm7-104Do you identify as FLI and love boba tea? Come chat with Diep (“yip”) Luu and Sade Abraham about your advising experience and enjoy a custom-order boba! Details on how to RSVP are in the FLI newsletter. All FLI-identifying undergrads
Meet Your UAC Advisor5/2/243 pm – 5pmW20: Mezz & Twenty Chimneys (3rd Floor)First-year students are invited to come meet the UAC team! The UAC advising team will be available for you throughout the rest of your time at MIT 🙂First year students
SPA: Stress Prevention Activities5/14/2410am – 2pm7-103 & 7-104You did it! Celebrate the last day of classes with some stress-relieving activities and snacks! All undergrads

Please note: dates/times may change. Program details will be confirmed via First Year and UAC newsletters before the event. Email advising@mit.edu with any questions!

Questions?

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