As a Harvard College student, your email, calendaring, and social applications are supported by Google. Your college.harvard.edu account is a Gmail account. It also gives you access to the Google Education Suite, including: Drive, Hangouts, Chats, Calendar, Sites and more. You do not have access to Microsoft Exchange products, which include, Outlook online, Calendar online and Skype for Business. You do have access to most Microsoft products including: SharePoint, Yammer, Microsoft Forms and the Office Online for Education suite.
With the launch of HarvardKey, HUIT has determined that some users of the Internet Explorer (IE) browser may need to update their IE settings to ensure their browser works with the updated PIN authentication screen.
On July 9, 2015, 6 AM - 10AM, the wireless network team will upgrade the back-end security on our eduroam wireless authentication servers.
Who is impacted? New or existing eduroam wireless users authenticated though Harvard University. NOTE: These users may be accessing eduroam service from a remote location* Read more about Eduroam Wireless Update
Eduroam (education roaming) is a secure worldwide federated network access service developed for the international research and education community. This service provides per-user, per-session encrypted network access for visitors from participating institutions, without the need to gain guest credentials on arrival to an eduroam enabled location. Read more about Eduroam
Please be advised that wireless printers may not work on the Harvard wireless network. These devices are currently unsupported by Harvard University Information Technology.
Wireless printers are designed for, and work well in, simple home networks. They require multicast services, which are unavailable on most campus networks. Many universities are experiencing the same issue with wireless printing. Wireless printing may work in some locations from VPN.