The World Won't Wait. Join Us.
Congratulations and welcome to the Harvard Kennedy School community. A lifetime of experiences led you here and the next step will open a new world of possibility. Join a vibrant community of HKS students, faculty, staff, and alumni from around the globe — all united by the goal of improving public policy and public leadership so that we can lead safer, freer, more just, and more prosperous lives. Now more than ever, the world needs leaders like you. It's your time.
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You’re invited. Participate in events specially designed to connect you with our dynamic student community.
Get to know us. We are a globally minded and intellectually curious community with stories to share.
Be ready to run for office. Sharpen your political skills with the Kennedy School Student Government.
Get involved. Immerse yourself in the HKS experience with student-led conferences.
Take part in unique opportunities to network with and learn from our accomplished alumni. They can’t wait to meet you.
Our alumni carry the shared HKS mission around the globe. Hear more about all they have achieved since leaving campus.
Join us for exclusive events with the world-renowned faculty from around the school who will be teaching your courses.
Our community of faculty, researchers, practitioners, and students are actively working towards shaping policy outcomes and improving people’s lives.
Join a brown bag discussion or read about latest policy research. Our centers fuel leading-edge thinking, supporting investigation and analysis designed to spark action and create sustainable solutions.
Listen in as experts in public policy, media, and international affairs discuss the worlds’ pressing public problems.
We want to get to know you. Join events about the resources we can provide to make life here more manageable.
From setting goals to negotiating a job offer, OCA will help you take concrete steps to get you where you want to go.
Whoever comes with you to HKS, know one important thing: they are welcome here.
ODIB works collaboratively across HKS’s centers, programs, and departments to create accountability, build competency, and mobilize the community toward a more inclusive future.
Learn the value of earning a Master in Public Administration in International Development degree.