Accounts and Passwords

Members of the Harvard Divinity School community use these IDs and passwords for secure access to websites, documents, and applications.


Harvard students, staff, and faculty members use their HarvardKey login names and passwords to log in to the HDS intranet (, course websites, HDS computers, and most University-wide systems.

To claim your HarvardKey, manage your account, or change your password, visit Welcome to HarvardKey.

Office 365 accounts

Harvard staff, faculty, and students entering in fall 2017 or later use Microsoft Office 365 for email and collaboration. Use your HarvardKey to access your O365 email account. To change or recover your password, visit Welcome to HarvardKey.

Harvard-Google Gmail accounts

For students who entered HDS before fall 2017, HDS student email is provided by Google through a licensing arrangement with Harvard University.

If you need to reset the password for your Harvard-Google Gmail account, contact the Harvard University Information Technology Service Desk by phone at 617.495.7777 during normal Service Desk business hours, Monday – Friday, 7:30 am – 6 pm. You will need to verify your identity with the technician by answering a series of questions.