Services

The Office of Graduate Education (OGE)— including the office’s headquarters and support for the Graduate Student Council—offers the following services to students and staff.

A graduate student may…

Request (limited) financial support for graduate student activities and events (please note that this is a separate process from the annual Graduate Student Life Grants)

Submit an online add/drop/change petition to:

  • Make a late Add, Drop, or Change of Grading Status in their academic record after a deadline has passed.

Submit a paper Graduate General Petition Form to:

or to apply for:

Request delayed thesis publication (a “thesis hold”)

Submit a proposal for a Graduate Student Life Grant

Apply for a competitive fellowship

Request information on available fellowship funds

Request an appointment to discuss a personal concern

Request advice on graduate policies and procedures and unique student situations

Submit a comment or question to the Dean

A current non-MIT undergraduate student may…

Apply for the summer research program (MSRP)

Any faculty or staff may…

Refer a student for personal or medical concerns

Submit a proposal for a Graduate Student Life Grant

Request information on available fellowship funds