Program Dates

Fall 2017
MIT Campus
Cambridge, MA

More information will be posted as soon as it becomes available.


What goes on behind closed doors?

A glimpse into the graduate admissions process from faculty and student perspectives

A day in the life of a graduate student

Interactive lab tours

Research 101 workshop

Discover the research process with current chemistry, chemical engineering and materials science graduate students

Two minute drills

Practice communication and presentation skills with feedback from MIT faculty

Oh the places we will go!

Explore Boston on a Duck Tour, dine on Newbury Street and experience this dynamic college town

Contact Us

For more information about the ACCESS program, email

"I was really impressed by how the program made opportunities and information about graduate school more ACCESSible. I was thrilled to meet Professors Robert Langer and Paula Hammond whose work and career paths I really admire."
Steven Alvarez