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The MIT seal is a historical symbol that should be reserved for ceremonial use, such as on diplomas or certificates. It is available in red, black, and white (for use on a red or black background). The design of the seal may not be modified. Learn about the history of the seal.

The MIT logo is the Institute’s primary symbol and should be used on all print publications, websites, and stationery.

To request the MIT seal:

  • If you are within the MIT community or an approved vendor working on behalf of MIT, contact and specify how you would like to use the seal.
  • If you are a student group or licensed MIT vendor who would like to use the seal on MIT-branded merchandise, contact