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 141,208 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, 2020
|United States and possessions||107,710|
|Southwest and South Central||9,087|
|Northwest and Great Plains||6,534|
|Alaska and Hawaii||544|
|Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and other US territories||269|
|North America (other than US)||2,105|
|Pacific Ocean Islands and Australia||697|
Note: Includes only alumni with known addresses. Data as of July 1, 2020.
In fiscal year 2020, 66% of living alumni engaged with MIT philanthropically, virtually, or face to face. More than 17,290 alumni volunteered in service to the MIT community. The Annual Fund reported $86.2 million in gifts, and more than 36,000 alumni, students, and friends gave to MIT.