Balancing the pressures of lab work, social and family responsibilities, and planning for the future can make graduate school very stressful. Fortunately, MIT has a number of resources available to help students manage stress and maintain a healthy lifestyle.

A comprehensive list of student support resources at MIT is at: We encourage you to consult this list.

We have further summarized a number of useful resources in the pages below.

A compiled list of reference materials by BioREFS is also available under Worksheets and References.