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Resources and Benefits

Living in Jacksonville, Florida

Based on land area, Jacksonville is the largest city in the U.S. Some of the best beaches in Florida line the Jacksonville coast. There's always something to do in town, such as enjoying fun in the sun, watching numerous sports teams, and visiting historical landmarks.

Mayo Fellows' Association

Mayo Fellows' Association (MFA) is your liaison between MCSGME and Mayo Clinic administration. Its leaders understand firsthand the unique perspective and views of residents and fellows and serve as your advocate. At orientation, you'll receive information about the benefits of being a member of MFA and learn how to join.

Academic and research support

The Academic and Research Support department has three specially trained staff members who are available to assist you with the preparation and submission of grants and academic manuscripts.

Academic support and wellness

Mayo Clinic offers academic support and wellness. Our commitment is to provide a vibrant, diverse, and engaging learning environment that supports all learners. The wide range of services include academic advising, career services, and access to mental health clinicians to help you achieve not only your educational goals but goals in all areas of your life.

Disability and accommodations

If you are a learner who has a disability and may need accommodations to fully participate in orientation and/or educational program activities, please register with Recovery and Claims Services as soon as possible to seek accommodations or support services. Successful accommodation of a trainee’s needs takes time and careful planning. View disability accommodations resources and connect with a Disability Compliance Advisor.

Mayo Employee Resource Groups

Trainees will have the opportunity to join a Mayo Employee Resource Group (MERG) at any time during their training program. A MERG group may focus on traditional diversity dimensions such as ethnicity, age, and gender. It may also include such groups as veterans, single/working parents, or the disabled.

Campus and community

Review information on campus and community resources, housing resources, parent/family resources, well-being, sports and recreation, and arts and entertainment.

Loan consolidation: Home, auto, personal

Along with many other financial products and services, such as home mortgages, Mayo Employees Federal Credit Union offers private student loan consolidation for Mayo Clinic residents, fellows, and physicians.

Summary of benefits

View the benefit highlights for Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education appointees, the resident and fellow stipend levels, and Trainee Compensation and Benefits: Time Off Plans (PDF).