There are several other ways to report, raise, and/or seek resolution to concerns available to the Harvard community. Please refer to each contact's website for the most comprehensive and up-to-date information.
Global Support Services: International Safety & Security
Any Harvard traveler who experiences or witnesses a serious medical or safety incident while abroad can confidentially report the event to Harvard Global Support Services.
Harvard Travel Assist
Eligible faculty, staff, and students traveling abroad on a Harvard-related trip can call Harvard Travel Assist for medical and security advice and referrals 24/7/365. Harvard Travel Assist is provided by Harvard Global Support Services through a trusted, third-party security consultancy.
+1 617-998-0000 (accepts collect calls)
University Ombudsman Offices
University Administration Human Resources (UAHR)
Serves as the Local Human Resource Office for a majority of the departments in Central Administration.
Location: Smith Center, 6th Floor, Cambridge, MA
Contact:Beth Cooney, Director
Please refer to your School's website for local Human Resource contacts
Office of Labor Relations
Negotiates and administers the University’s collective bargaining agreements. Provides advice, counsel and training to human resources officers, supervisors and staff members on a range of employment-related issues.
7th floor, Smith Campus Center, Cambridge, MA
Disability Claims Unit
Administers the University’s long and short term disability benefits, Worker’s Compensation and Unemployment Compensation.
6th floor, Smith Campus Center, Cambridge, MA
Sexual Harassment/Assault Response Hotline
Benefits Services Group
Oversees the administration of most benefits for Harvard faculty and staff including health insurance and retirement benefits.
6th Floor Smith Campus Center, Cambridge, MA
T: 617- 496-4001
Office of Work/Life Resources
Employee Assistance Program
Harvard's EAP provides free and confidential consultations on work and personal issues to staff, faculty, and their household members. The EAP also provides supervisory consultation, child and elder care referrals, seminars, legal assistance and more
24 hours a day / 7 days a week