ID Cards

Campus Service Center Begins Remote Operations

Effective 4 p.m., Friday March 27th, the Campus Service Center office will temporarily close. While the office is closed, temporary access cards are available to provide on-campus residents and essential personnel access to buildings until their ID card is replaced.  Please click on this link to learn more about temporary access cards.  Campus Service Center staff are working remotely and will continue to assist you by phone at (617) 496-7827 and email Monday through Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. (EDT).  For parking assistance, please contact; for HU Housing assistance, please contact; for ID Services assistance, please contact; for general questions, please contact

ID Cards

The official Harvard ID card provides you, as a Harvard affiliate, the ability to visibly identify yourself while you are on campus and add functions to your card for authorized services.

Find an ID Card office nearest you.

Information for faculty, staff and students regarding the Harvard ID Card process.

How to replace a Lost, Damaged or Stolen ID card.

Has your ID card stopped working in access control systems or in Harvard systems? We can help you figure out the problem, then solve it.

University guidelines regarding the privacy and distribution of ID Card Photos.

Harvard University policy regarding Harvard ID cards. For more information about your rights and responsibilities when interacting with HUPD please go to: