DAPER continues to be impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic, but is pleased to continue to offer a wide variety of programming for the MIT community. For all of the latest information on all areas of DAPER, please visit the DAPER Covid-19 Resources page. In addition, our facility hours have been updated and are subject to change based on the current Covid conditions. For the most up-to-date information, please visit this page.
As the Department of Athletics, Physical Education and Recreation (DAPER), we are committed to our core values - the pursuit of Excellence in creating an environment that: develops Community; provides Education; inspires Leadership; and promotes Wellness.
The official home of the MIT Engineers athletic department providing competitive excellence across a range of sports for men and women.Visit Athletics
Our office offers a variety of physical education & wellness courses for undergraduate students to complete the swim requirement and the 8 point General Institute Requirement.Visit Physical Education & Wellness
Become a member of MIT Recreation and be a part of an exciting community that focuses on health, wellness, and active living!Visit Recreation
There are over 30 different club sports here at MIT, and each club is either instructional or competition focused by nature.Visit Club Sports
Bringing students, faculty, and staff together in educational activities that promote healthy lifestyles, enhance a sense of community, and foster growth in leadership and teamwork skills.Visit Intramurals
MIT DAPER is committed to providing an environment that is accessible to individuals with disabilities. If you cannot access content or use features on our website due to a disability, please let us know.