Finding Courses in my.harvard

Information on all HDS course offerings can be found in my.harvard, Harvard University's student information system.

Accessing my.harvard

If you do not have a HarvardKey login and password, go to the public Course Search using any web browser.

If you have a HarvardKey login and password:

  1. Go to the my.harvard Portal using any web browser.
  2. Click "Student, Teaching + Advising Portal"
    Student, Teaching + Advising Portal

  3. Log in with your HarvardKey login and password when prompted.

Finding courses

You can look at my.harvard courses in three ways:

Use the "Search Courses" search box.

  1. On the left side of the Search Courses search box, use the drop-down menu to change "All" to "HDS."

    Search Courses drop-down with HDS highlighted

  2. Enter words in the search box to search for courses by topic or instructor, or * to see all courses. Then click the Search Courses button.
  3. Once the search results appear, use the facets on the left to narrow your results by semester or other criteria.
    my.harvard search results with term facet circled

Use the Advanced Search.

To perform a more targeted search that includes day, time, availability for cross-registration, and/or degree requirements, use the "Advanced Search" link to the right of the search box.

Advanced Search link next to search box

At the top of the Advanced Search page, use the "Find courses with" section to search by instructor, or to find courses open to students from BTI or other Harvard schools, or to choose the term or day. Be sure to choose "Divinity School" as the School to see only HDS courses.

Find Courses section of Advanced Search

Expand the "HDS-Additional Attributes" section to search for courses that satisfy Area of Focus, Art of Ministry, language, or other degree requirements.

HDS Attributes section of Advanced Search

Browse lists of courses.

Choose "Divinity School" from the Browse section of the Course Search home page to see lists of all courses, courses open to BTI students, required courses, and courses by various degree requirements.

Course Search home page showing Divinity School button