Emergency Information

In the event of an emergency, members of the Harvard Kennedy School community who are subscribed to MessageMe will be notified by email, voicemail and/or text message.

MessageMe is Harvard University’s emergency notification system for faculty, staff and students. All members of the HKS community are strongly encouraged to subscribe to MessageMe. Subscribe to MessageMe to begin receiving notifications immediately.

Time-sensitive information will be posted on this page and on the Harvard Kennedy School homepage. The HKS urgent information telephone line (617-495-1033) will also be updated during the course of an emergency.

Reporting an Emergency

Call 911 for any situation that requires immediate police, fire or medical response to preserve life or property.