SAA Ceramics. Credit: Jason Pastorello.
SAA Ceramics. Credit: Jason Pastorello.

SAA Classes

W20 Updates February 17, 2023

MIT students received an email from Suzy Nelson and Joe Higgins with updates about the student center, including the news that the fourth floor will not reopen until August.

  • Ceramics classes are canceled and refunds will be issued starting next week.
  • 2D and photo classes have been relocated; please see course pages for more information.
  • All personal belongings must be removed from the SAA-we cannot store anything during the cleanup and renovation.  Please use this form to sign up for an escorted timed entry on Wednesday, February 22 or Thursday, February 23 to retrieve your supplies and artwork.  Everything must go.
  • An email with this information and more went out on Friday, February 17 from the Student Art Association.  If you did not receive it, please email Stacy.


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You must have an active MIT ID to participate in SAA classes.

Spring 2023 Classes:

Credit: Robert Boyer


Winter Ceramics Sale Once each semester, the semi-annual ceramic sale features work created by members of the Student Art Association ranging from espresso cups to planter pots, ramen bowls to hanging wall sculpture. A portion of the proceeds from the … Continued

SAA, Introduction to Gum Bichromate Printing. Credit: Richard Koolish
SAA, Introduction to Gum Bichromate Printing. Credit: Richard Koolish


The Student Art Association (SAA) provides extra-academic, hands-on instruction and studio experience in the arts for all levels in a range of media. Priority registration is given to MIT undergraduate and graduate students, though all MIT affiliates may participate as space permits. Sign up to develop or refine your art in an open, hands-on, relaxed environment.

MIT Student Art Association
Stratton Student Center, MIT Building W20-424 (fourth floor)
84 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139


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