Getting Started

JP Disciplines/WHOI and MIT Department Organization

Applied Ocean Science and Engineering
AOPE at WHOI; CEE, EECS, Mech E at MIT

Biological Oceanography
Biology at WHOI; CEE, Biology at MIT

Chemical Oceanography
MC&G at WHOI; CEE, EAPS at MIT

Marine Geology and Geophysics
G&G at WHOI; EAPS and CEE at MIT

Physical Oceanography
PO at WHOI; EAPS at MIT


Mentoring and Advising

Responsibilities 

MIT Student Disability Services
Information on accommodations for students doing coursework and exams.

Office of the Dean of Graduate Education (ODGE)
The ODGE is an Institute-wide support and referral office for graduate students and graduate administrators. The ODGE supports and serves individual graduate students, programs, and schools in order to make graduation education at MIT empowering exciting, holistic, and transformative.

Resources for Students


Thesis Committee and Chair Responsibilities

Thesis Proposal Defense/Presentation

Thesis Committee

Thesis Defense Chair