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Giving to HLS: We Can’t Do This Without You

From ensuring student success, to building experiential learning opportunities, to supporting faculty research—you make the difference.

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Your gift to Harvard Law School matters.

Your commitment directly sustains innovation and excellence in legal education and makes Harvard Law School affordable for all admitted students, regardless of financial need. Through your support, you directly impact legal thought and legal practice around the world while equipping students to lead and to serve.

Students share their perspectives on life at Harvard Law School, the caliber and diversity of its supportive community, the many benefits of the school’s Zero-L, mentorship, and clinical programs, and the role financial aid plays in making an HLS education possible for so many.

Making Your Gift

Each year, gifts to the Harvard Law School Annual Fund play a critical role in limiting tuition increases and in supporting key initiatives. Alumni and friends can contribute to Harvard Law School through a variety of methods.

Ways to Give

Donor Recognition: We’re Grateful for Your Support

We are grateful for the generous support of all of our donors and their public investment in the role Harvard Law School plays in the betterment of society. As a sign of our gratitude, we proudly host several exclusive donor recognition societies to honor our donors, including the Langdell Society, 1817 Society, and the Oliver Wendell Holmes Society.

HLS Report of Gifts

HLS supporters also receive special recognition in the annual Harvard Law School Report of Gifts. We are honored to share each year’s Report of Gifts exclusively with our donors.

HLS Report of Gifts