Harvard ID (HUID) and HarvardKey

Harvard University ID (HUID) numbers and HarvardKey accounts are administered by HUIT as a secure means of identity authentication to access the Harvard secure network. Your HarvardKey account enables access to a wide range of online applications and services across the University using a single login name and password. You will need to know your HUID in order to claim your HarvardKey

Where Can I Find My HUID Number?

Incoming College/GSAS students

New College and GSAS students will be notified and receive their new HUID by email in early April. 

Extension/Summer School students

Extension and Summer school students can locate their Harvard ID number in their Extension or Summer School Online Services account, under Student Info and Status.

Faculty and Staff

Please contact your department administrator or local HR office to obtain your Harvard ID number.

How Can I Claim My HarvardKey?

Incoming College students, GSAS students, Faculty, and Staff

Get started claiming your HarvardKey here. You will need to know your HUID in order to claim your HarvardKey.

Extension and Summer School students

Get started claiming your HarvardKey here. You will need to be registered and know your HUID in order to claim your HarvardKey. Visit IDs and Login Information on the Extension School or Summer School websites for more information.