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Past Visiting Scholars

…British Columbia, Canada Prof. Jonathan Roughgarden Stanford University Dr. Ann E. Gargett Institute of Ocean Sciences, Canada Prof. Cindy Lee State University of New York, Stony Brook Prof. Jef T.F….

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Health Insurance

Health Insurance Under Massachusetts law, all students are required to be covered by comprehensive medical insurance. Access to MIT Medical is included with tuition payment – all Joint Program students…

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FAQs

…in making your decision for graduate school. Please note if you have a question that is not answered here email us at mit-whoi-www@mit.edu. Will the GRE be required for the…

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Applying

…54-812 Cambridge, MA 02139 (617) 253-7544 mit-whoi-www@mit.edu Online Applications Doctoral Online Application Navy (SM) Online Application Related Links How to Apply JP-ASK Advice on the Application Process Undergraduate Preparation Statistics…

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How to Apply

…complete this online application [Link will be provided by July 2023]. For prospective doctoral students, the online application opened October 1 and the deadline for all application materials is December…

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Responsibilities

…student and the advisor then need to openly discuss possibilities and how other costs (e.g., lab supplies and analyses) will be covered. The burden of funding the student and his/her…

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The MIT Student Assistance Fund

…$500 Travel to Scientific Workshops and Meetings We expect that the advisor would cover 50% of the total costs of attending the event. Depending upon the request, the SAF may…

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WHOI Check-in Forms

…to complete the tax forms. Federal Tax – Form W-4 https://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/fw4.pdf Massachusetts State Tax Withholding Form M-4 For more information visit, https://www.mass.gov/guides/withholding-taxes-on-wages Forms for Foreign Nationals Only **You must complete…

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Office & Administration

…Office 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Building 54-812 Cambridge, MA 02139 (617) 253-7544 mit-whoi-www@mit.edu Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) WHOI Vice President for Academic Programs and Dean Margaret K. Tivey mktivey@whoi.edu Associate…

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Waivers

…Students whose primary language was English during their primary and secondary schooling or students who attended a 4-year English-speaking college or university in the U.S., Canada, or Europe and graduated…

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