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.


Growing our donated organ supply

Graduate student Hammaad Adam is working to increase the supply of organs available for transplants, saving lives and improving health equity.

QS World University Rankings rates MIT No. 1 in 11 subjects for 2024

The Institute also ranks second in five subject areas.

Programming functional fabrics

PhD student Lavender Tessmer applies computation to create textiles that behave in novel ways.


Alison Badgett named PKG Public Service Center’s new associate dean and director

With decades of experience in the nonprofit and public policy realms, Badgett has played a leading role in tackling a variety of complex social issues.

MIT announces financial aid and tuition rates for the 2024–25 academic year

Financial aid increased, more than offsetting a 3.75 percent increase in tuition.

Announcing our 2024 MIT Excellence Award Winner

Dr. Lauren Pouchak, OVC's director of special projects, has received a 2024 MIT Excellence Award for Bringing Out the Best: Everyday Leadership throughout MIT.