Felicity Smoak attended MIT as part of the class of 2009. During her freshman year, she encountered a problem with a stalker. During her senior year, she dated Cooper Seldon. Felicity created a "super virus" intended for noble causes in hacktivism. However, Cooper tried to use it to erase student loans from the Department of Education database. He was later arrested and it was made to look as if he hung himself.
Lily Stein attended MIT for six years, gaining a PhD in nanotechnology.