If You are New to Harvard...
ID Number and ID Card
After your appointment has been activated, go to The Harvard ID Services Office in person.
Make sure to bring with you a photo ID (i.e. passport, or driver's license).
Holyoke Center, Room 807, 1350 Massachusetts Ave. | View Map
Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Monday-Friday
Contact: (617) 496-7827 | Fax: 617-496-8278 | email: id_services [at] harvard.edu
A Harvard Personal Identification Number (PIN) is intended to serve as a secure means of authenticating your identity to gain online access to University websites and information (i.e. set up your e-mail account, gym memberships, parking, etc...)
Obtain your PIN
If you need a computer for your office, please contact Meg Lynch or Meg Jarvi in the HEB administrative office.
All other computer purchases: The Harvard Technology and Product Center
Showroom located in Science Center Basement
Computer Software/Support and Networking
Harvard University Information Technology (HUIT)
IT support, software downloads
phone: (617) 495-7777 | email: ithelp [at] fas.harvard.edu | website
Connecting to the Internet
You must register your computer with FAS IT to obtain access to the Harvard wireless network. website
Harvard University’s Emergency Notification System: MessageMe
Allows the University to quickly distribute critical information to you, wherever you are located,
during an emergency, sign up now.
Harvard Intranet "HARVIE"