What do I need to know about being a GRA/T?


Applying to become a GRA/T is a major life decision, not simply because of the impacts you will have on the lives of students at MIT, but because of the impact this position will have on your life. What follows are some commonly asked questions about the GRA/T position. As you will find, some questions will only be able to be answered once you have started the interview process and you are meeting with particular communities. However, if you do have a question you would like us to help clarify before engaging in the interview process, please contact us at beagrt@mit.edu.

 

 

MIT Graduate Student

Applicants

Non-MIT

Graduate Student

Applicants

International Student

Applicant

At Least 1 Year of Grad School

Partners Welcome

References

Needed

Mandated Training Required

GRT Applicants

Yes

No

Yes*

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

GRA Applicants

Yes

Yes

Yes*

No

Yes

Yes

Yes