our shared commitment
Together, we’re committed to tackling Covid-19 the MIT way – by standing with the science, working the problem, and modeling the solution for our community and beyond.
Our minds, hands, and hearts can make a difference.
Week of July 4, 2022
What you need to know now
Testing and vaccination
- Upcoming Covid testing changes and holiday hours.
- What to do if you have Covid-19 symptoms, test positive, or are a close contact.
- MIT Medical posts the latest testing data daily on the Covid Testing Dashboard.
- Events are allowed and welcomed on and off campus.
- Effective immediately, the use of the Tim Tickets system is optional for all MIT-sponsored events.
- Food and drinks are once again allowed – and may be provided and consumed – at MIT-sponsored events and meetings, including gatherings held on and off campus.
- Face coverings are optional for all attendees of indoor events.
Testing hours for the Juneteenth and Independence Day holidays; observed testing will end June 17; the last day to use existing test kits is June 30; symptomatic PCR testing begins July 1.
As of June 17, MIT is ending observed PCR testing through the MIT Medical trailer. Beginning July 1, unobserved PCR testing will be available only to community members who are experiencing Covid symptoms.
Protecting healthBest practices for public health will be mandatory for anyone on campus.
Ensuring continuityOur aim is to help all students continue to make academic progress.
Advancing MIT’s missionMIT remains dedicated to building a better world through education, research, and innovation.