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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.


Changes in Academic Calendar

Starting in 2020, Commencement ceremonies will take place in late May in most years.

Update: MIT Admissions Process

Dean Stu Schmill explains the principles that guide our merit-based admissions process.

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.

Forums address MIT’s plans to reshape its computer science education

Working group discussions focus on how to design the…

SHASS Dean Melissa Nobles

Dylan Cable wins 2019 Hertz Fellowship

Award funds graduate studies to advance groundbreaking applied science.

Dylan Cable