EAPS Graduate Student Orientation

EAPS Education Office
Tuesday, September 5, 11:00am to 3:00pm

11am-Noon in 54-915: **Mandatory** Orientation for new EAPS graduate students (the nuts and bolts for beginning your graduate program). This is an introduction to your cohort of new students, continuing students, faculty, and administration.

Noon-1pm in 54-923: Lunch with faculty

1pm-2pm in 54-915: **Mandatory** Orientation for new MIT-WHOI Joint Program graduate students.

1pm-3pm: EAPS lab tours are given by current students. This is an opportunity to find out about research in a variety of fields within the department and to talk directly with students about their work. (note: if joint-program students are interested in lab tours, they will join at 2pm)

EGSAC orientation activities are aimed at making the new graduate student experience a smooth transition into life at MIT. Here are notable reference links that will be helpful to new graduate students:

The Graduate Student Council [GSC] also has a weeklong schedule of events aimed at acclimating you to MIT and to the city of Boston. GSC-wide events are open to all graduate students. See the Graduate Student Council Schedule for further details. International students please visit the International Graduate Student Orientation Schedule for additional important information.

Resources for Graduate Students

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For further information please contact the EAPS Education Office. Megan Jordan [mkjordan@mit.edu, 617.253.3380] or Roberta F Allard [allard@mit.edu, 617-253-3381]