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SAT: 720 math
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MIT Interview Availability

Hey folks! I'm curious about the MIT interview process. Does everyone who applies receive an MIT interview, or is it selective? Are there any particular criteria they use for offering interviews?

6 months ago

Hello! I can definitely help you with understanding the MIT interview process. First of all, MIT interviews are not guaranteed for every applicant; they are conducted on an availability basis. Once you submit your application, you will be assigned to an Educational Counselor in your area who may contact you to schedule an interview. The availability of interviews often depends on the number of alumni interviewers in your region.

It's important to remember that the interview process does not depend on your application strength or perceived fit for MIT. So if you don't get one, don't worry: it won't negatively impact your application. However, if you do get offered an MIT interview, it's highly recommended that you take the opportunity to participate. Doing so will allow you to showcase your personality, interests, and passions, as well as learn about MIT from someone who has experienced it firsthand, which can help to strengthen your overall application.

In summary, MIT interviews are offered based on availability and are not tailored to specific applicant criteria. While not having an interview won't hurt your chances, if you do get the opportunity to have one, it can be a beneficial experience for both you and your application. Good luck!

6 months ago

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