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MIT Cascade

By Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and MIT Educational Studies Program

<strong>Learn anything at Cascade!

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Saturday. Morning and Afternoon.

Cascade classes are held on Saturdays from 10:30 - 3pm in several MIT main-campus classrooms

Ages 14 to 16.

Grades 9th grade and 10th grade.


Cascade Directors

Registration required

  • Specific dates

Cascade 2019 Application

Apply using the link below


Contact us for more information.


77 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02139

Area 2

Participating students are provided MBTA passes if they choose to use public transportation.

Wheelchair accessible Refreshments provided

Additional information

During Cascade, 9th and 10th grade students from the Cambridge/Boston area visit the MIT campus for five weekends where they take fun and free hands-on classes! Classes cover a wide range of topics in both STEM and humanities, and are offered by MIT students or members of nearby universities.