Application Instructions

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All application forms and materials, including transcripts, GMAT/GRE and TOEFL/IELTS (if applicable) scores must be received by January 15. We will not accept any materials after this date.

Once you submit your application, please allow 24 – 48 hours for a response detailing what, if any, materials may still be outstanding.  Please be sure to check your Spam/Junk folder for emails from the MSRED Program regarding your application.  

APPLICATION PROCESS

Application Deadline

All application forms and materials, including GMAT /GRE, TOEFL/IELTS scores, and transcripts must be received by January 15. Materials received after January 15 will not be considered.  Exams taken by January 15 will not have scores that arrive by the deadline, and your application will be considered incomplete.  All exams must be taken by December 31 in order for scores to arrive by the application deadline. NO EXCEPTIONS.

The average score for tests are: GMAT 700; GRE 160 per section; TOEFL 100+; IELTS 7.5+

Please note the online application site closes at 11:59 pm US EST on January 15th. Applicants will not be able to submit an application after the system closes.

Admission decisions will be mailed out by early March.  The MSRED program does not have rolling admissions.

How to Apply

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:

Re-Applicants

Due to the introduction of a new admissions system at the School of Architecture + Planning, applications from previous cycles cannot be repurposed for the current admissions cycles. Applicants will have to create a new application in Slate.

  • If you are applying after 1 year or less, your materials (scores, transcripts) will still be on file, provided your exam scores have not expired. These items can be imported into your new application
  • Although you can reuse your letters of recommendation, it would be advisable to get new updated letters to support your application
  • If your GMAT/GRE scores are more than five years old, you will need to re-take the exam and submit the new official score
  • If your TOEFL/IELTS scores are more than two years old, you will need to re-take the exam and submit the new official score

Digital Document Delivery

Documents such as e-transcripts or other items may be sent to the following addresses:

Mailing Address Information*

Please note: If you do not use the correct mailing address you run the risk of your application materials getting lost. The Center for Real Estate is not able to seek out mislabeled materials. 

Additional materials, such as transcripts, being sent via postal mail should use this address:

MIT/ MSRED Admissions
Attn: Admissions Coordinator
77 Massachusetts Avenue,  Bldg. 9-343
Cambridge, MA 02139

Additional materials, such as transcripts, being sent via a courier or delivery service such as FedEx should use this address:

MIT/ MSRED Admissions
Attn: Admissions Coordinator
105 Massachusetts Avenue,  Bldg. 9-343
Cambridge, MA 02139

*If you must send materials by mail instead of email, they must arrive by January 15 in order to be considered official. 

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