The GSD provides Email services to all faculty, staff and students. Each service varies depending on your role at the school.


New For Fall 2017, Incoming students will be issued an email account in the Microsoft Office 365 platform.   Returning students who are currently using our email forwarding service will have the option to opt-in if they would also like to use O365.  Email addresses for all GSD Students will be in the form of first initial + last name (e.g.

How do I forward my email after graduation?

Harvard Alumni Assoc. offers a lifetime email forwarding service.


Use the Harvard Universities O365 Mail and Calendaring System


Options are mixed, ranging from mail forwarding to a Harvard University O365 Account.  Please inquire at Help Desk.

EMail Security and Privacy

In general, EMail is a potentially insecure medium, and should not be used for transmittal of confidential information, or any message you would not wish to see posted on a public bulletin board or accidentally sent to the wrong person (this latter happens regularly!)