MIT Project Manus

MIT Project Manus

Project Manus is MIT’s effort to upgrade campus makerspaces and foster student maker communities.
We are leading MIT’s efforts to:
  • Upgrade legacy spaces/equipment
  • Introduce new technologies
  • Create new campus makerspaces
  • Foster student maker communities
  • Collaborate with peer universities, alumni, government & industry

A first-year maker training program run for and by students.


A Project Manus developed app that allows you to locate maker resources on campus.


A biannual celebration of making for the MIT community.

Make Impact

The Make Impact Consortium


🛠 Current MIT Makerspace Policies
😷 All COVID-related MIT policies
🥽 MIT Guidance for Fabrication and Sterilization of Covid-19 PPE

For more information on the MIT Covid-19 Face Shield project, click below.

⚠️ Order or Donate THE MIT COVID-19 FACE SHIELD

Donation Opportunities:

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Gifts to support MIT’s response to help with the Covid-19 crisis, including providing equipment, space, expertise and other resources to local area hospitals and other health care providers. Contributions to this fund will supplement Institute resources that are already being applied to these immediate medical needs including through the Medical Outreach and Crisis Management Team led by Professor Elazer Edelman, such as donations of personal protective equipment. Gifts will also support the work of Project Manus under Professor Martin Culpepper for projects including the design and mass manufacture of disposable face shields.

Our Makerspaces: The Deep + Metropolis

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Project Manus News

MIT $100K Pitch is just around the corner
***Each team must have at least ONE currently registered MIT student*** The MIT $100K Pitch...
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Fall 2020 Newsletter
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Diversity, Inclusion, and Accommodation

Our objective is to promote a makerspace focused on accessibility and inclusion that welcomes and supports people of varying backgrounds, different viewpoints, experience, talents, and ideas.

If you require accommodations, we are thrilled to help! Please email us and we will work with you to find or create accommodations that best suit your needs.

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