Our Mission

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.


Fieldwork class examines signs of climate change in Hawaii

MIT students research effects of climate change on forests and sulfur dioxide emissions as a model for planet-wide events.

Full immersion in health care for MIT students

Students working in Boston Medical Center’s Autism Program make an impact while experiencing the whirlwind atmosphere of a hospital.

Coding for health equity

Senior Mercy Oladipo is building tools to address disparities in health care.


Blanche Staton to retire from OGE

After 25 years of service at MIT, Blanche Staton will step down from the helm of the Office of Graduate Education.

Update on Grad Student Union Negotiations

MIT Chancellor Melissa Nobles and Provost Cynthia Barnhart provide an update on progress in negotiations with MIT’s new graduate student union, the MIT GSU-UE.