Conduct and Community Standards

The following material includes MIT’s major policies on personal conduct, which are found principally in Policies & Procedures.  These policies are primarily intended for faculty and staff, although some also apply to students and other members of the MIT community. Conduct policies specific to students are found in the Mind & Hand Book.

Academic & Research Misconduct

Conflicts of Interest

Discrimination & Harassment

Relations & Responsibilities Between People

Responsible & Ethical Conduct

The following website compiles policies related to ethical conduct at MIT, including business practices:

Sexual Misconduct


References to P&P are to Policies & Procedures