International Shipping

What to Know

  • Every international shipment is an export and is subject to US export control law.
  • US law restricts the shipment of some materials to certain individuals, institutions, and countries.
  • It is illegal to ship an item to a party if you suspect that the item will be transferred to a prohibited party.

Before You Ship

Shipping Instructions

Tips for easy and successful shipping

Need help?

Contact MIT Export Control Officer, Janet C. Johnston, or the Compliance Administrator, Nicole Levidow, by email at, by phone at 617-253-2762 (Janet), 617-253-0460 (Nicole) , or visit us in person at NE18-901.