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Harvard-MIT Health Sciences and Technology Program student records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0607

Scope and Contents

This collection comprises the student records of graduate students and withdrawn students in the Harvard-MIT Program in Health Sciences and Technology. Student records date from 1975 to 2006 and are arranged alphabetically. Official student records are administered by the Office of the Registrar at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and are not found in this collection.


  • Creation: 1975 - 2006


Conditions Governing Access

All materials in this collection are restricted for 75 years from their date of creation.

Conditions Governing Use

Access to collections in the Department of Distinctive Collections is not authorization to publish. Please see the MIT Libraries Permissions Policy for permission information. Copyright of some items in this collection may be held by respective creators, not by the donor of the collection or MIT.

Historical Note

The Harvard–MIT Program in Health Sciences and Technology, or HST, is one of the oldest and largest biomedical engineering and physician-scientist training programs in the United States. The program is an inter-institutional collaboration between the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Harvard University, and local teaching colleges. It was founded in 1970 and is the longest-standing functional collaboration between Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).


42 Cubic Feet (42 record cartons)

Language of Materials


Other Finding Aids

A condensed box list is available to staff in the MIT ArchivesSpace staff interface. A more detailed collection inventory is available to staff in the collection control file.

Processing Information

In spring 2021, this finding aid was revised as part of a project to publish previously unpublished finding aids. The finding aid was brought up to minimum description standards and any personally identifying information in the description was removed.

Preliminary Inventory to the Student Records of the Harvard-MIT Health Sciences and Technology Program
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description

Revision Statements

  • 2021 March: Edited by Chris Tanguay for compliance with DACS single-level optimum requirements and to remove personally identifying information from the description.

Repository Details

Part of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Libraries. Department of Distinctive Collections Repository

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