Newcomers


Information for MIT Postdoctoral Scholars – This Vice President for Research website provides information on postdoc services, resources, and activities at MIT. Topics include career development, funding, benefits, mentoring/advising, policies and procedures, campus resources, early steps for new postdocs, and more.

IST – Information Services and Technology Support team at MIT provides explicit instructions on how to register for your Kerberos/Athena/email account, get certificates for your computers and mobile devices, browse and download available software, find mobile device support and discounts on plans and much more.

IScho – This link brings you to the International Scholars Office website where you can find all the relevant information on how to maintain valid immigration status, tax information and travel advisory.

Housing – This website helps you explore MIT housing options available for postdoc associates. Here you can apply for housing, find a roommate and more.

Orientation – The PDA organizes a series of Postdoc Orientation sessions.