Counseling options for WHOI-based students

The physical and mental health of Joint Program students is essential to their success in the Joint Program and beyond.  The following options are available to JP students who are based at WHOI and are in need of this service.  Confidentiality is assured.

  • MIT Student Medical Plan – 12 free visits plus 12 visits with co-pay (limited to one visit per week with a maximum of 24 visits per year)
  • Health Reimbursement Account – available for medical expenses that would not have been incurred if the student had been able to use MIT Medical; use for urgent or chronic care; $1000/year maximum

Questions can be directed to the Registrar/Graduate & Undergraduate Administrator or Human Resources.