Student Support Services

Being a student at MIT can sometimes feel like drinking from a fire hose and Student Support Services is here to help you manage the water pressure. We are a friendly and easily accessible hub of support for MIT students. Whether you are struggling with a pset because of something going on in your life, you feel too ill to take an exam, you are considering taking time away from the Institute, or you just don’t know who to talk to, we can help.

Hours: Monday through Friday, 9am - 5pm
Walk-in: Monday through Friday, 10am - 11am and 2pm - 3pm
Appointments or questions: Call 617-253-4861

For urgent concerns or after hours:

Campus Police/EMS: 617-253-1212, 100 on campus
MIT Medical Urgent Care: 617-253-4481
MIT Mental Health and Counseling walk-in hours: Monday - Friday, 2 - 4pm, 617-253-2916
MIT Mental Health and Counseling Clinician on Call: 617-253-4481, nights/weekends
Dean on Call: via campus police, 617-253-1212, nights/weekends
VPR for interpersonal violence prevention and survivor support: 617-253-2300