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  • U (following subject number)Designates an Undergraduate subject
  • UAUndergraduate Association
  • UAPUndergraduate Association President
  • UARCUniversity Affiliated Research Center
  • UASOUndergraduate Academic Support Office
  • UAVUnmanned Aerial Vehicle
  • UAVPUndergraduate Association Vice President
  • UCFUsed Computer Factory (at MIT)
  • UCSUnion of Concerned Scientists
  • UDCUrban Design Corps
  • UISUrban Information Systems
  • UMIFAUniform Management of Institutional Funds Act
  • UMOCUgliest Manifestation on Campus (contest)
  • UPOPUndergraduate Practice Opportunities Program
  • URCUniversity Residential Community
  • URLUniform Resource Locator - aka web/internet address e.g.
  • UROPUndergraduate Research Opportunities Program
  • USGSU.S. Geological Survey
  • US-VISITU.S. Visitor and Immigrant Status Indicator Technology
  • UTP (Unshielded Twisted Pair)A type of interface used to connect workstations or printers to 5ESS (digital phone) jacks, and then to MITnet.


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April 26, 2016

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