HarvardKey and Harvard University IDs (HUID) are administered by Harvard University Information Systems as a secure means of identity authentication to access various Harvard resources. You will need your HarvardKey to access applications and websites such as PeopleSoft, Harvie, Financial applications, WordPress, etc.
Faculty, Staff, and Students
- Request a new HarvardKey password
- Change your existing HarvardKey
- Two-Step Verification
Your HarvardKey should be kept secure. Do not share your HarvardKey password with others. Enable Two-Step Verification.
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All faculty, staff, and students will be automatically given a Harvard ID number when they are hired. New employees and students will receive information from as a part of the on boarding process instructing them as to how to claim their HarvardKey. Existing employees can claim their HarvardKey here: https://key.harvard.edu. Directions for setting up Two-Step Verification are located here.
Go to the HarvardKey site to reset your password or manage your account. FAQ’s can also be found there.
See also: Two-Step Verification
Once you have claimed your HarvardKey, you can use it 24/7 to access applications and websites.