What We Do

Our work ranges from programmatic to supporting student advocacy

Fall Signature Programs

Gender is a constellation - Gender 101 Workshop - HCWC

Gender 101

Join an interactive workshop that aims to build awareness of the diversity of gender identities on campus.

Gender Education Programs

WiSTEM mentors and mentees enjoying a meal together

Women in STEM

Matching undergraduates with graduate students in STEM fields to fosters the growth and development of the women in STEM at Harvard.

WiSTEM Mentorship Program

She Is performance

ART Grants

Funding for student organizations to raise awareness of women, women’s leadership, and women’s issues.

Get Funded

First Year Representative giving a thumbs up

Frosh Reps/WoCC

Supporting First Year Representatives and Women of Color Collective Ambassadors to promote inclusive social spaces and programming in residential communities.


Our Space

Women's Center staff, Heidi and Mickey smile outside of Canaday Hall and hold a bouquet of flowers.

Visit the Women's Center

Drop in for a chat, tea or coffee - we welcome you to our space in Canaday basement!


Our Space



Special Initiatives

Check out some of the special projects and initiatives we have been taking on!

Browse initiatives

Collage-making Let's Talk activity in Women's Center Lounge.




Harvard College Women's Center
Canaday Hall, B Entry*
Harvard Yard
Cambridge, MA 02138

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Monday–Friday, 10:00am–5:00pm


Email hcwc@fas.harvard.edu




The Harvard College Women's Center is committed to being accessible to all who frequent our space, participate in our programs, and attend our events.

*Our physical location is accessible via ramp and elevator through the Canaday courtyard entrance for anyone who utilizes assisted mobility. If you require specific accommodations to fully access any of our programs or events, virtually or in-person, please contact us.

Ask About Accommodations



Give to the Women's Center

Your gift empowers us to meet our commitment to raising awareness of women's and gender issues at Harvard and helps us provide an inviting space to have these meaningful conversations with students. 

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Annual Reports

Since the Women's Center was established in 2006, we have published reports on our work annually.

View reports

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