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.
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.
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.
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.
Share updates about your life and accomplishments and view notes posted by classmates and fellow alumni.
Post a message to fellow alumni around topics of interest.
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.
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.
Join the COOP for a $1 annual fee and get 10 percent off on all purchases.
The Harvard Shop
Support Harvard’s official student-run store and get 15% off at The Harvard Shop with code HAA15.
Harvard University Employees Credit Union
Take advantage of the variety of products and services offered to the Harvard community by the Credit Union.
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
As of June 2021, alumni are now eligible to apply for on-site Library access and borrowing at no charge.
Harvard Graduate School Libraries
Contact your School's alumni office about additional library access.
Gain access to Harvard athletics facilities through alumni and family membership passes.
Harvard Faculty Club
Enjoy fine dining, private events, and guest bedrooms at the Faculty Club.
Get involved in one of the 199+ Harvard Clubs in more than 70 countries worldwide.
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.
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.
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.
Harvard Alumni Travels
Harvard Alumni Travels is your guide to discovering the world with more than 40 trips each year across all seven continents. Expert Harvard study leaders on every trip, from programs off the beaten path to cruises and more traditional trips.
Electronic Journal Access from Harvard Library
Explore a selection of online journals curated by the Harvard Library and made available to Harvard alumni.
The opportunity to participate in either of these platforms is open to degree-holding alumni and associate members.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 email@example.com.