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MIT employees receive up to 15 vacation days for the first year of eligible service; 20 days if you have more than one year of eligible service. An additional five vacation days are available every fifth year beginning with your tenth year of eligible service. Learn more: http://hrweb.mit.edu/policy/4-2.
Yes, there are vacation days however it varies with each department and faculty member. The number of vacation days must be worked out with the faculty member.
20 days off plus national holidays
20 days off per years.
3 weeks vacation. Depending on your department, can be very flexible about when you take the time.
Pretty generous, 15 days first year, 20 days second year
Paid time off if you were sick.
starts with 15 days vacation and 3 days personal. Jumps to 20 after one year. Every major holiday is paid off
MIT has a generous policy for vacation and paid time off .
The vacation and paid time off are quite standard among universities.
Very good on the whole, but at beginning of fall and spring semester, can be hard to get. Be sure to ask wellin advance.