Our aim is to adopt a transformative approach to enhancing higher education by engaging undergraduate and graduate students in long-term, large-scale, multidisciplinary projects led by faculty.
About VIP
In VIP, teams of undergraduate students – from various years, disciplines and backgrounds – work with faculty and graduate students in their areas of scholarship and exploration. Undergraduate students earn academic credit for their work and have direct experience with the innovation process, while faculty and graduate students benefit from the extended efforts of their teams.
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VIP Consortium – 47 Institutions, 6 Continents

  • No Time Barrier

    No Time Barrier
    Time for Students to Learn, Contribute, Lead
  • No Disciplinary or Mission Barriers

    No Disciplinary or Mission Barriers
    Long-Term, Large-Scale, Ambitious Projects
  • Everyone Succeeds Together

    Everyone Succeeds Together
    Peer-to-Peer Learning, Mentoring, Leadership
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