MIT Alumni Association

The MIT Alumni Association seeks to engage and inspire the MIT global community to make a better world. It serves as a platform to strengthen the ties of MIT’s 144,788 living alumni and its students and friends with the Institute and with one another, and offers opportunities for connection through various resources, programs, services, and channels.


Geographic Distribution of Alumni

Region Number
United States and possessions 110,827
New England 27,968
Mid-Atlantic 27,282
West 22,949
Southwest and South Central 9,485
Great Lakes 7,782
Southeast 7,591
Northwest and Great Plains 6,896
Alaska and Hawaii 591
Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and other US territories 283
Asia 9,817
Europe 6,934
North America (other than US) 2,584
South America 1,774
Pacific Ocean Islands and Australia 772
Africa 594
Central America 80
Total 133,332

Note: Includes only alumni with known addresses. Data as of July 1, 2022.

In fiscal year 2022, 63% of living alumni engaged with MIT philanthropically, virtually or face to face. More than 17,000 alumni volunteered in service to the MIT community. MIT Annual Giving reported $89.6 million in gifts, and more than 36,000 alumni, students, and friends gave to MIT.