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ID Number and ID Card

After your appointment has been activated, you can go to The Harvard ID Services Office
(in person) to obtain your Harvard ID. Make sure to bring with you a photo ID (i.e. passport, or driver's license).

Holyoke Center, Room 953
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9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
10:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Tuesday

(617) 495-3322
id_services [at]

Harvard PIN

Once you have your Harvard ID, you'll need to activate your Personal Identification Number (PIN). Your 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

E-mail Accounts
After you have your Harvard ID, and have set up your PIN, you can then activate your Harvard e-mial account.
Activate my FAS e-mail Account
(617) 495-9000
help [at]
FASIT website

Faculty Websites
"Scholars at Harvard" offers you the next generation scholarly website. With it, you can easily create and manage a highly dynamic, powerful, and customizable site, with an easy-to-use interface and a look and feel that is uniquely yours.
Go to the Harvard Scholars website and create your website today!

Scholars Web Sites Project Overview

Computer Purchasing
The Harvard Technology and Product Center
- Campus vendor of Apple, IBM computers and software
- Showroom located in Science Center Basement

Computer Software/Support and Networking

FAS Information Technology
IT support, software downloads
(617) 495-9000
help [at]

Connecting to the Internet
You must register your computer with FAS IT to obtain access to the Harvard wireless network.

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.

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