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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.


FAQs about Student Unionization

Some answers to questions the community may have in light of the students’ organizing efforts. Updated November 9, 2021.

Graduate Student Roadmap Update

The Graduate Student Roadmap is a strategic effort to improve the graduate student experience at MIT

Welcome to MIT!

Our new Welcome Center is open to the public! If you find yourself in Cambridge, stop in, say hello, and pick up a self-guided walking tour.


DoingWell was developed to empower students to prioritize their wellbeing

Grad Update: Fall 2021

Quarterly update from the Office of the Vice Chancellor with news, updates on programs and initiatives, and…


Investigating pathogens and their life cycles, for the benefit of society

Senior Desmond Edwards has an insatiable curiosity about how…

Desmond Edwards

3 Questions: Sophie Gibert on ethics in action

PhD student's research centers on ethics, including bioethics, and the philosophy of action.ent's…

Spphie Gilbert

Carina Letong Hong named a 2022 Rhodes Scholar for China

The MIT junior will pursue graduate studies in mathematics at Oxford…

Carina Letong Hong