About Harvard

Harvard University provides education and scholarship of the highest quality to advance knowledge and to prepare individuals for life, work and leadership. You can get an overview of the University's history and learn more about Harvard on the main Harvard website. You’ll also find links to campus maps, directories, FAQs about Harvard, information on University leadership and more.

Along with its world-renowned faculty, Harvard has more than 13,000 staff members supporting the University’s mission and working in a wide range of jobs and organizations. You can meet some of our employees here.

One of Harvard's strengths is that each school and department has its own mission, identity, and culture, which you can get to know by talking with your co-workers and others around the University. You can learn more by visiting each faculty's website.