We’re available to help you effectively use the MIT brand in your communications. Contact us for guidance.

The Institute Office of Communications manages MIT's brand system. We can offer guidance on working with the system and answer questions about applying the MIT brand. Contact us at

Designs using the MIT logo, seal, and MIT acronym must be approved for use on branded merchandise.

Contact us at the appropriate email address listed below for questions or assistance regarding:

  • Reviewing proposed designs for MIT-branded merchandise
  • Permission to use an MIT mark
  • Obtaining high-resolution files of the MIT logo and seal
  • Logo file formats
  • Branded merchandise guidelines
  • Licensing information (licensees only)
  • Appropriate placement of the ® or ™ symbols (licensees only)

Contact information

  • If you are an approved design vendor working on behalf of MIT and would like access to logo files, contact Be sure to specify your MIT contact person and the project you are working on.
  • If you are an outside organization wishing to use the MIT logo, request permission by contacting
  • If you are an MIT alumnus or alumna who would like to use the logo for alumni club activities, contact
  • If you are an MIT alumnus or alumna who would like to obtain the logo for individual use, contact