Are you an incoming MIT undergraduate or graduate student? Here are some helpful resources to get you started with Information Systems and Technology (IS&T) at the Institute.
The article Getting Started with IT @ MIT outlines which hardware is ideal to have at MIT and which operating system to use on both computers and mobile devices. There are also some helpful resources listed, like IS&T's website and the Knowledge Base (KB).
Hey members of #MIT2023 and other incoming #MIT students: It's time to start getting your computer ready for the 'Tute! IS&T is sharing important info for you this summer about how to do that. Read part 1 in the series at the link in our bio and at ist.mit.edu/news/incoming-students1 . . . . . #MassachusettsInstituteofTechnology #cartoon #humor #college #laptop #technology #geekhumor #geeklife #networking #drawing #student
Creating an MIT online identity helps you to set up essential accounts to get access to MIT sites and resources.
— MIT IS&T (@MIT_ISTnews) July 14, 2019
At MIT, security is very important, as the Institute is often a target for hackers and scammers. The article Protecting your devices and data shows you how to keep yourself safe.
As an MIT student, you have access to many well-known software packages and cloud-based services, courtesy of MIT at no additional charge to you. Get software and cloud services! tells you about some of the more popular ones available to you.
— MIT IS&T (@MIT_ISTnews) August 7, 2019
New students can make sure their digital life is in order before they even get to MIT by taking our onboarding tutorial to learn more about computing at the Institute.
To learn even more about IS&T’s software and services, visit us at the following orientation events. We hope to see you there!
Dear members of #MIT2023 and all other incoming #MIT undergraduate and graduate students: Mark your calendars and plan to attend these two orientation events to learn more about IT at MIT. Plus, get free stuff! Details at the link in our bio and at ist.mit.edu/bts-events. . . . . #MassachusettsInstituteofTechnology
Finally, be sure to enter IS&T’s Back-to-School raffle for a chance to win one of several great prizes. Good luck!
Bose Bluetooth speaker
Uber Eats Gift Card
Adafruit Circuit Playground Express kit
— MIT IS&T (@MIT_ISTnews) July 31, 2019