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Health & Wellbeing


Be Your Best Self

Caring for your mental and physical well-being positions you to do your best in the classroom, on the field, or in any endeavor you set your mind to. Harvard has a wide array of opportunities that provide a strong foundation to help you stay healthy and learn about methods to maximize wellbeing. 

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Get Support

The Harvard College Dean of Students Office (DSO) has compiled resources for undergraduates. Learn about support for academics, health and wellness, social and community connection, career advising, or help in an emergency

Learn more on the DSO website

Health and Support Resources

Ensuring a safe and secure environment is a critical priority. Harvard remains dedicated to supporting and protecting our community. From mental health needs to treatment for illness and injuries, Harvard takes care of your body and mind.


Sexual Health & Reproductive Care

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Harvard College has two campus gyms and a number of fitness centers to help you stay active with cardio, weight training, swimming, and other activities—or take classes in Zumba, HIIT, barre, and more.

Visit Harvard Recreation

Spiritual Wellbeing

A sense of spiritual grounding can be a powerful aspect of mental wellbeing. Whether you have questions about faith or need a moment of quiet reflection, you can find guidance and comfort through spiritual and religious services at Harvard.

Spiritual Wellbeing

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Harvard University Police Department (HUPD)

The mission of the Harvard University Police Department (HUPD) is to maintain a safe and secure campus by providing quality policing in partnership with the community. 

Visit the HUPD website