Alumni Events

The GSAA sponsors regional events throughout the world where alumni can join Harvard faculty in discussions about topical issues and innovative scholarship. GSAS also hosts an annual Alumni Day and a department-based reunion each April. See all alumni events.

Colloquy, the GSAS Alumni Magazine

Colloquy, the GSAS alumni magazine, is mailed to alumni worldwide and features articles about alumni, faculty, and graduate students, notices of alumni events, and a report from the GSAS dean. GSAS alumni are encouraged to share information for the alumni notes section and recent publications for inclusion in "Shelf Life" by emailing the Graduate School Alumni Association or writing to:

Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Richard A. and Susan F. Smith Campus Center
1350 Massachusetts Avenue, Suite 350
Cambridge, MA 02138

Nominate Outstanding Alumni

Help GSAS recognize distinguished alumni by nominating an candidate for the Centennial Medal. Anyone who has earned a master’s or PhD from GSAS is eligible for consideration. 

Alumni.Harvard and the Harvard Alumni Association

Register with Alumni.Harvard, a secure, password-protected portal that offers alumni free email forwarding service and access to the interactive alumni directory and networking tool as well as other services of the Harvard Alumni Association. Through Alumni.Harvard, you can learn about new University-wide opportunities, events, and announcements. Connect to the worldwide network of Harvard Clubs convening alumni in over 185 clubs and over 70 countries or through shared interest groups bringing together around a particular student activity, identity group, specific profession or cultural pursuit.

Career Assistance

The Faculty of Arts and Sciences Office of Career Services provides career advice and resources for GSAS alumni.

You can also network with fellow alumni and connect with current Harvard students by updating your profile with career networking capabilities in the Alumni.Harvard online directory and networking tool.

Access the Libraries

The Harvard Library provides GSAS alumni access to libraries across campus and to a robust set of electronic resources that include EBSCO, JSTOR, and Sage Journals, among many others. Through DASH you can find full text of dissertations from recent Harvard PhD graduates. 

Transcripts and Degree Verification

The FAS Registrar's Office provides information on obtaining an official transcript and verifying a degree