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The Office of the Vice Chancellor advances academic innovation and fosters the growth of every MIT student, empowering them to make a positive impact at MIT and beyond.


For OVC Staff: Office Guidelines Regarding Covid-19

OVC-specific guidance for our staff as MIT addresses Covid-19

Redesigned Student Resources

Start here to find helpful info about offices, services, and tools you can use.

Enhancing the First Year

Updates on what's next; opportunities to share feedback.

Graduate Student Roadmap

A strategic effort to improve the graduate student experience at MIT.

Building and reconnecting MIT in Minecraft

Despite being far from campus because of the pandemic, some students are engineering a…

Rolling out remote learning

In response to the Covid-19 pandemic, MIT enters a new mode for teaching and learning.


Optimizing complex decision-making

“Operations in practice are very messy, but I think that’s what makes them exciting,” says graduate student…

Jean Pauphilet

Making MIT entrepreneurship matter in Hong Kong

MIT students collaborate with Hong Kong peers to solve urban challenges through the…

Teams pitch business solutions and present proof-of-concept prototypes at an MIT Entrepreneurship and Maker Skills Integrator showcase