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The MIT News Office is part of the Institute Office of Communications. Contact us at

What We Do

Promote MIT’s research, innovations, teaching and newsworthy events and people to the campus community, the news media and the general public;

Communicate Institute announcements;

Publish community news for MIT faculty, students, staff and alumni;

Provide media services to members of the community, including advice on working with journalists;

Respond to media inquiries and interview requests;

Assist with film crew requests, including handling all necessary permitting;

Handle public relations for major announcements, news conferences and symposia;

Provide a public information office in emergencies and crises.

What We Publish

MIT homepage;

MIT News website, featuring news articles, announcements, photos and video;

MIT Daily/Weekly newsletters;

MIT YouTube channel;

Photographs and multimedia


MIT News Office
77 Massachusetts Avenue, Room 11-400
Cambridge, MA 02139-4307
Email Address:
Phone: 617-253-2700
Fax: 617-258-8762

Directions to the MIT News Office