Resources for Undergraduate Students

EAPS Undergraduate Officer: Rick Binzel
Thesis and Writing Resources
MIT Academic Resources
Training and Development Opportunities at MIT
  • Undergraduate Practice Opportunities Program (UPOP)
    A yearlong professional development program for MIT sophomores. Students in all schools are eligible. The curriculum includes workshops, 1-on-1 coaching, and practice with résumés, cover letters, interviewing, networking, negotiating, and everything needed to acquire an internship in today's professional world.
  • Gordon-MIT Engineering Leadership Program
    For juniors and seniors who participated in UPOP and want a continuing experience in leadership training. 
  • MIT Learning Center
    Free web based training tools with a variety of fundamental leadership online courses. Go to atlas.mit.edu and select "Learning Center" or go directly to edX and Lynda.com
    The content has video courses on almost anything you could think of. If you are looking for specific advice for a course, you can send a message to training@mit.edu, and a member of the Learning Services Team will find someone on the training team to work with them to find some options that will meet your needs.
Counseling and Dispute Resolution

Student Life

  • iGrad Financial Literacy platform (offered in collaboration with the MIT Federal Credit Union). Customized for MIT with videos, articles, games,  job board, searchable scholarship database, and interactive modules on a wide range of topics, including emergency-funding, credit card management, identity protection, spending-smarts, etc. it is a great financial literacy tool for students and the MIT community in general.

  • Undergraduate Financial Aid

  • Housing

  • MIT Medical

Leadership/Career Development Opportunities

  • Career Bridge at the Global Education and Career Development Office

  • New Service  -  Interview Stream
    You can practice your interview skills before doing the real thing. Practice ANYTIME and ANYWHERE. Currently set up for interviewsAccess this site via the GCES Resources page or Career Bridge under Premium Resources

    • General: general behavioral interview, interview practice, career fair prep

    • Industry

    • Interview by MIT Course: includes specialized interview for EAPS

  • MIT Learning Center
    Free web based training tools with a variety of fundamental leadership online courses. Go to atlas.mit.edu and select "Learning Center" or go directly to  edX  and Lynda.com
    The content has video courses on almost anything you could think of. If you are looking for specific advice for a course, you can send a message to training@mit.edu, and a member of the Learning Services Team will find someone on the training team to work with them to find some options that will meet your needs.