Get Involved

Find your community, build professional skills, and make connections that will last a lifetime. 

Student Organizations

Find everything you need to manage your student organization, or discover one to join!

Learn about student organizations

Photo of student organization Hack Harvard

Featured Events

Crimson Jam

What better way to get to know the Harvard community than at the official all-campus Harvard Welcome Back? Crimson Jam is the first major social event and concert of the year! This block party is your first chance to wave hello to old friends, meet new ones, and celebrate the start of a new year. 

About Crimson Jam

Student Organization Fair

Every September, over 500 student organizations gather in Tercentenary Theatre. Connect with student groups and find your community at Harvard!

Learn about the fair


first-year student tailgate for harvard/yale

Harvard Traditions

Show your Harvard pride! Whether these spirited events are a few years old or a few hundred, they're still going because of you!


Read about traditions

Student Activities

Students in first-year IM egg race

First-Year Activities

Learn how to successfully navigate your first year at Harvard with activities created exclusively for new students.

First-year student activities

Women's Center Interns and Awards

Leadership Development

Learn how to guide important conversations, motivate team members, and create lasting changes at Harvard and in the global community.

Leadership programs

Diversity Peer Educators meet in the Grays Hall lounge

Peer-to-Peer Education

Learn how to engage with your peers on important topics by joining the Diversity Peer Educators, BGLTQ Office Interns, Women of Color Collective, and much more.

Peer-to-Peer Model

scuba class during wintersession


Unleash your curiosity during Wintersession and try something new! Programs encourage reflection, curiosity, social interaction, and wellness.

Discover Wintersession

Talk with Us

Get to know the DSO deans – they're here to support you! They're thrilled to welcome you to campus this fall and hope to meet you soon.

Meet the deans

Dean O'Dair hosts students from the Class of 2022 at a Journal Project event.