Take advantage of the benefits the Harvard Alumni Association offers you as a Harvard graduate by browsing our list of services below. Just note that some of these benefits are available to degree-holding alumni only, while others are open associate members or program participants in addition to degree-holding alumni. If you have questions about your eligibility, please contact the Alumni Help Desk.

Due to COVID-19, in-person benefits on Harvard’s campus, such as visiting Harvard gyms or libraries, are currently unavailable.

Online Resources

These services require you to log in to the Alumni Directory and are open broadly to degree-holding Harvard alumni and associate members. Program participants can access the Alumni Directory to connect with alumni of their school.  

Alumni Directory

The Harvard Alumni Association Alumni Directory is your comprehensive resource for staying in touch with classmates and other alumni around the world. Make sure your profile is up to date with your most recent contact information. You need your HarvardKey to log in, so if you haven’t claimed yours yet visit key.harvard.edu and choose the “alumni” tab.

View the Alumni Directory

Career Networking

Participate in our Career Network to connect with alumni interested in networking and allow current Harvard students to find you. You can sign up by updating your Alumni Directory profile with career networking capabilities.

Sign Up for the Career Network

Class Notes

Share updates about your life and accomplishments and view notes posted by classmates and fellow alumni.

Submit a Class Note

Message Board

Post a message to fellow alumni around topics of interest.

Post a Message


Services and Discounts

All services and discount resources are available to degree-holding alumni, associate members, and program participants.

Harvard Alumni World MasterCard®

Collect cash back and travel rewards, plus no annual or foreign transaction fees with this card designed exclusively for Harvard alumni. The best part? Revenue from the card supports financial aid. This benefit is only available to alumni residing in the U.S.

Sign Up

Harvard Magazine

Enjoy all Harvard Magazine content online. If you are in the U.S., you can also search class notes by year, find Harvard news from around the world, and select content by interest with the Magazine’s mobile app.

View Harvard Magazine Online

Lenovo Direct for Harvard Alumni Association

Receive savings on select ThinkPad notebook computers.

Claim Discount

Harvard COOP

Join the COOP for a $1 annual fee and get 10 percent off on all purchases.

Shop for Harvard Gear

Harvard University Employees Credit Union

Take advantage of the variety of products and services offered to the Harvard community by the Credit Union.

Sign Up


Campus and Community

All of the following resources are open to degree-holding alumni, some resources may vary for associate members and program participants.

Harvard College Library

Get limited library access with an HCL Stacks Access Card or more extensive access by purchasing a Special Borrowers Card.

Access Library

Harvard Graduate School Libraries

Contact your School's alumni office about additional library access.

Find Your Library

Athletics Facilities

Gain access to Harvard athletics facilities through alumni and family membership passes.

Join a Harvard Athletics Facility

Harvard Faculty Club

Enjoy fine dining, private events, and guest bedrooms at the Faculty Club.

Become a Member

Harvard Clubs

Get involved in one of the 199+ Harvard Clubs in more than 70 countries worldwide.

Find a Club Near You

Shared Interest Groups

Find communities through our Shared Interest Groups, which actively engage university-wide alumni around a central unifying purpose, mission, background, or activity beyond class affiliation, school, or regional proximity.

Join a Shared Interest Group


Lifelong Learning

All lifelong learning resources are available to degree-holding alumni, associate members, and program participants.

Harvard Online Learning

There are numerous resources available across the University to help you explore new topics or engage with familiar subject areas.

View Learning Opportunities

Alumni Events

Search the programs and events page for HAA-sponsored events as well as Club and Shared Interest Group events in your area. During COVID-19 most of these offerings are currently virtual.

Browse Upcoming Events

Harvard Alumni Travels

Travel the world with Harvard alumni and faculty. Since in-person trips are currently paused until May 2021, we invite you to travel from the comfort of your home with Harvard Travels’ multitude of complimentary virtual travel guides that will take you to destinations around the globe.

Travel With Us

Electronic Journal Access from Harvard Library

Explore a selection of online journals curated by the Harvard Library and made available to Harvard alumni.

View Online Journals


Student Engagement

The opportunity to participate in either of these platforms is open to degree-holding alumni and associate members.

Firsthand Advisers

The College’s Office of Career Services’ Firsthand Advisers platform provides scheduling and connection tools to engage in “flash mentoring.” Alumni can offer 30–60 minutes to engage in a mock interview, review a resume or CV, or have a career chat. As the job market has changed due to the economic impact of the pandemic, your advice in navigating career options is particularly needed. Need help signing up? Email ocsrecep@fas.harvard.edu.

Become a Mentor

Crimson Careers

If your organization is hiring, has an internship opportunity, or a short-term project available, please post it on the Crimson Careers Job and Internship Database. Maintained by the Office of Career Services, anyone is welcome to add job openings to this platform, including alumni who can post for free. Need help posting an opportunity? Email ocsjobs@fas.harvard.edu.

Post an Open Position