BAMIT is a membership driven organization of MIT alumni/ae of African descent that collaborates with other organizations to achieve the following goals:

1) support the professional and personal development of Black MIT alumni/ae;

2) support MIT, with a special focus on the recruitment, development and successful degree completion of black students, and

3) strengthen Black communities to which alumni/ae are committed, particularly insofar as science, technology and education can contribute to the development of these communities.