Gifts are made to MIT in two varieties: "Unrestricted" gifts and "Restricted" gifts.
In late March, MIT responded to a congressional inquiry regarding its endowment.
In late February, MIT joined an amicus brief with several other IVY Plus institutions.
Everyone at MIT has the right to engage with our political system when acting for him or herself. However, if the engagement is of a certain type and you are acting on behalf of MIT, this activity is subject to reporting and other requirements of the Lobbying Disclosure Act (the “Act”), 2 U.S.C. § 1605.