Stipend Levels and Health Insurance Rates

The MIT fiscal year runs from July 1 to June 30.

The stipend levels and health insurance rates for Fiscal 2020 have been approved. See the AY2020 Graduate Stipend Rates Memo

Stipends AY2020
RA Stipend Levels Monthly Annual (12 mo.) High Range +15% Low Range -10%
Science & Engineering Doctoral $3,283 $39,391 $45,300 $35,452
Engineering (SM Level) $2,999 $35,992 $41,391 $32,393
TA Stipend Levels        
Contact $3,361 $40,331 $46,380 $36,298
Support $3,030 $36,363 $41,818 $32,727

 

Health Insurance AY2020
Combined MIT Student Medical Plan and MIT Student Extended Insurance Plan AY2020 AY2019 $ Change % Change
Students  $3,269 $3,144 $125 4%
Student and Partner  $6,927 $6,576 $351 5%
Student and Dependent(s)  $4,389 $4,389 $177 4%
Family  $8,047 $7,644 $403 5%
MIT Student Medical Plan Only* AY2020 AY2019 $ Change % Change
Students  included with Tuition  included with Tuition  included with Tuition N/A
Student and Partner $1,536 $792  $48 3%
Student and Dependent(s) $768 $792  $24 3%
Family $2,304 $2,376  $72 3%