What you need to know

In the event of an Institute delay or closing during exam week (for example, due to inclement weather), exams may need to be rescheduled. If MIT is not closed by 6 AM, exams will be held as scheduled.

If the Institute is closed all day as of the 6 AM closure announcement, this page will be updated with information about rescheduling exams.

In the event of a delayed opening, the following schedule will be in effect:

If MIT opens at

Morning exam will be held

Afternoon exam will be held

9:30 AM

9:30 AM – 12:30 PM

2 PM – 5 PM

10 AM

10 AM – 1 PM

2:30 PM – 5:30 PM

10:30 AM

10:30 AM – 1:30 PM

2:30 PM – 5:30 PM

11 AM

11 AM – 2 PM

3 PM – 6 PM

11:30 AM

11:30 AM – 2:30 PM

3:30 PM – 6:30 PM

  • If the Institute opens between 12 PM and 1:30 PM, the afternoon exam will meet as scheduled. The morning exam will be rescheduled.
  • If the Institute closes after the morning exam but prior to the afternoon exam, the afternoon exam will be rescheduled.

Questions? Email schedules@mit.edu or call (617) 253-4788.