If you are an expectant or new parent and are benefits-eligible at MIT, this information is intended to explain the options available to help you balance the responsibilities of being a new parent with those of your job—including the ins and outs of family leave benefits. As you embark on this exciting journey, we want to take away some of the guesswork, so that you can begin to focus on what matters most: caring for and bonding with your child.
Important Action Steps for New Parents
Get a downloadable, printable timeline (PDF) of the key steps that new parents need to take when planning and taking maternity and/or parental leave.
Please review the FAQs for New Parents.
Contact the MIT Disabilities Services and Medical Leaves Office at 617.253.4572 or firstname.lastname@example.org if you have additional questions.