General Contact

John F. Kennedy School of Government
79 John F. Kennedy Street
Cambridge, MA 02138


For questions regarding admissions, please email the Office of Admissions, or call 617-495-1155.

Media Inquiries

For interview and general media requests, please contact Gail Chalef, director of strategic communications and external affairs, at (617) 495-8290 or

For HKS studio requests, please contact the Office of Communications and Public Affairs at (617) 495-1115.

If you are looking for a specific person, visit the Harvard University Directory.


For job listings, please visit Harvard University Human Resources.  For information about working at Harvard Kennedy School, please visit HKS Human Resources. For any other questions, please email the Office of Human Resources, or call 617-495-1140.

Public Safety

Call 911 for any situation that requires immediate police, fire, or medical response to preserve life or property. All real-time crisis information can be found on the emergency information page.

Members of the HKS community can find more information about the security office, crime prevention, building hours, and more on KNet. For non-emergency security issues please call 617-495-1330.

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