Membership

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The Harvard Club of New York City promotes fellowship among its members and reflects the spirit of Harvard University. Whether for business, dining, relaxation, or networking, the Club is here for you and provides a robust list of services, programs, and events to connect you with other members and to share with friends, family, and colleagues.

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  Regular Membership Application /  Timeline
After your application is submitted and your Harvard affiliation is verified (please see eligibility requirements below), you will be contacted within 2 to 3 weeks with your membership information. Contact newmembers@hcny.com with any questions.

Tours of the Harvard Club of New York City are available for prospective members. If you are interested in scheduling a tour, please email newmembers@hcny.com. We generally schedule evening tours on the First Monday of each month (excluding holidays) and on select Friday afternoons. All tour dates and times must be confirmed by the New Membership Office prior to arrival.

Standard Membership Categories

Resident / Professional Membership

$449 - $2,244 More Details
Years since Undergraduate DegreeDues
Less than 4 Years$449
From 4 Years to less than 6$673
From 6 Years to less than 8$1,010
From 8 Years to less than 10$1,497
10 or more Years$2,244

Listed dues are annual and do not include taxes. Dues category is based off your undergraduate degree year – Harvard affiliated or otherwise.

Gym Membership: Dues for gym membership are not included in the annual dues.

Entrance Fees: There is a onetime entrance fee for all membership categories and is equal to 100% of the full year of dues, subject to a minimum of $150.00. Entrance fees may be paid in 3 installments over 2 years, with the first one-third installment due upon membership activation.

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For those who live or work within the five boroughs of New York City.

Dues do not include an Athletics Membership, which may be obtained separately.

Eligibility Apply Online
Resident / Professional Membership

Member has residence, regular place of business or place of employment within the 5 boroughs of New York City

General Eligibility

In general, a person is eligible for regular membership if they have received a degree from Harvard University. They are also eligible if they are, or have been:

  • A tenured member of the faculty of Harvard University.
  • A faculty member or officer or other holder of a University appointment for at least one full academic year.
  • A member of any Board or Committee of the University.
  • A student in good standing in any department of the University for at least one full academic year (with the exception that no current student in any department of the University shall be eligible unless they’ve already received a degree from the University).
  • A person who has completed an academic program of a graduate department of the University (defined by the University as of June 1, 2004 as qualifying a program participant as an alumnus or alumna for purposes of inclusion in the Harvard Alumni Association Directory “HAA”).
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Suburban Membership

$303 - $1,497 More Details
Years since Undergraduate DegreeDues
Less than 4 Years$303
From 4 Years to less than 6$449
From 6 Years to less than 8$673
From 8 Years to less than 10$1,010
10 or more Years$1,497

Listed dues are annual and do not include taxes. Dues category is based off your undergraduate degree year – Harvard affiliated or otherwise.

Gym Membership: Dues for gym membership are not included in the annual dues.

Entrance Fees: There is a onetime entrance fee for all membership categories and is equal to 100% of the full year of dues, subject to a minimum of $150.00. Entrance fees may be paid in 3 installments over 2 years, with the first one-third installment due upon membership activation.

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Not a New York City resident/professional address but live and work close to the city? Your membership will fall under the Suburban Membership.

Dues do not include an Athletics Membership, which may be obtained separately.

Eligibility Apply Online
Suburban MEMBERSHIP

Members not living or working in the five boroughs of New York City but have a residence, regular place of business/place of employment outside of New York City but within a 50 mile radius of the Club.

General Eligibility

In general, a person is eligible for regular membership if they have received a degree from Harvard University. They are also eligible if they are, or have been:

  • A tenured member of the faculty of Harvard University.
  • A faculty member or officer or other holder of a University appointment for at least one full academic year.
  • A member of any Board or Committee of the University.
  • A student in good standing in any department of the University for at least one full academic year (with the exception that no current student in any department of the University shall be eligible unless they’ve already received a degree from the University).
  • A person who has completed an academic program of a graduate department of the University (defined by the University as of June 1, 2004 as qualifying a program participant as an alumnus or alumna for purposes of inclusion in the Harvard Alumni Association Directory “HAA”).
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Non-Resident Membership, East

$202 - $1,010 More Details
Years since Undergraduate DegreeDues
Less than 4 Years$202
From 4 Years to less than 6$303
From 6 Years to less than 8$449
From 8 Years to less than 10$673
10 or more Years$1,010

Listed dues are annual and do not include taxes. Dues category is based off your undergraduate degree year – Harvard affiliated or otherwise.

Gym Membership: Dues for gym membership are not included in the annual dues.

Entrance Fees: There is a onetime entrance fee for all membership categories and is equal to 100% of the full year of dues, subject to a minimum of $150.00. Entrance fees may be paid in 3 installments over 2 years, with the first one-third installment due upon membership activation.

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For those who are east of the Mississippi River but not in or near New York City.

Dues do not include an Athletics Membership, which may be obtained separately.

Eligibility Apply Online
Non-RESIDENT East MEMBERSHIP

Members from the east of the Mississippi River but having neither a residence nor a regular place of business or place of employment in New York City or within a 50-mile radius of the Club.

General Eligibility

In general, a person is eligible for regular membership if they have received a degree from Harvard University. They are also eligible if they are, or have been:

  • A tenured member of the faculty of Harvard University.
  • A faculty member or officer or other holder of a University appointment for at least one full academic year.
  • A member of any Board or Committee of the University.
  • A student in good standing in any department of the University for at least one full academic year (with the exception that no current student in any department of the University shall be eligible unless they’ve already received a degree from the University).
  • A person who has completed an academic program of a graduate department of the University (defined by the University as of June 1, 2004 as qualifying a program participant as an alumnus or alumna for purposes of inclusion in the Harvard Alumni Association Directory “HAA”).
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Non-Resident, West and International

$135 - $673 More Details
Years since Undergraduate DegreeDues
Less than 4 Years$135
From 4 Years to less than 6$202
From 6 Years to less than 8$303
From 8 Years to less than 10$449
10 or more Years$673

Listed dues are annual and do not include taxes. Dues category is based off your undergraduate degree year – Harvard affiliated or otherwise.

Gym Membership: Dues for gym membership are not included in the annual dues.

Entrance Fees: There is a onetime entrance fee for all membership categories and is equal to 100% of the full year of dues, subject to a minimum of $150.00. Entrance fees may be paid in 3 installments over 2 years, with the first one-third installment due upon membership activation.

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For those who are west of the Mississippi River or outside the continental United States*.

*Certain areas in Eastern Canada may not apply.

Dues do not include an Athletics Membership, which may be obtained separately.

Eligibility Apply Online
NON-RESIDENT West MEMBERSHIP

Members having a residence, a regular place of business or place of employment to the west of the Mississippi River or outside the continental  United States*.

*Certain areas in Eastern Canada may not apply.

General Eligibility

In general, a person is eligible for regular membership if they have received a degree from Harvard University. They are also eligible if they are, or have been:

  • A tenured member of the faculty of Harvard University.
  • A faculty member or officer or other holder of a University appointment for at least one full academic year.
  • A member of any Board or Committee of the University.
  • A student in good standing in any department of the University for at least one full academic year (with the exception that no current student in any department of the University shall be eligible unless they’ve already received a degree from the University).
  • A person who has completed an academic program of a graduate department of the University (defined by the University as of June 1, 2004 as qualifying a program participant as an alumnus or alumna for purposes of inclusion in the Harvard Alumni Association Directory “HAA”).
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Faculty Membership

$135 - $449 More Details
Years since Undergraduate DegreeDues
Less than 4 Years$135
From 4 Years to less than 6$135
From 6 Years to less than 8$202
From 8 Years to less than 10$303
10 or more Years$449

Listed dues are annual and do not include taxes. Dues category is based off your undergraduate degree year – Harvard affiliated or otherwise.

Gym Membership: Dues for gym membership are not included in the annual dues.

Entrance Fees: There is a onetime entrance fee for all membership categories and is equal to 100% of the full year of dues, subject to a minimum of $150.00. Entrance fees may be paid in 3 installments over 2 years, with the first one-third installment due upon membership activation.

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Membership options for full time, current Professors at Harvard University for at least one academic year.

Dues do not include an Athletics Membership, which may be obtained separately.

Eligibility Apply Online
Faculty MEMBERSHIP

Must be a full time, current Professor at Harvard University for at least one academic year.

General Eligibility

In general, a person is eligible for regular membership if they have received a degree from Harvard University. They are also eligible if they are, or have been:

  • A tenured member of the faculty of Harvard University.
  • A faculty member or officer or other holder of a University appointment for at least one full academic year.
  • A member of any Board or Committee of the University.
  • A student in good standing in any department of the University for at least one full academic year (with the exception that no current student in any department of the University shall be eligible unless they’ve already received a degree from the University).
  • A person who has completed an academic program of a graduate department of the University (defined by the University as of June 1, 2004 as qualifying a program participant as an alumnus or alumna for purposes of inclusion in the Harvard Alumni Association Directory “HAA”).
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Special Membership Categories

Signing Privileges

For spouses or life partners of Members who have not attended Harvard need to get signing privileges, for 50% of the annual dues for the applicable category in effect.

Eligibility Apply Online
Signing Privileges

Eligible if the spouse of the member applying for membership is not a Harvard Graduate. Please use the Signing Privileges form – not the standard application form for applying.

General Eligibility

In general, a person is eligible for regular membership if they have received a degree from Harvard University. They are also eligible if they are, or have been:

  • A tenured member of the faculty of Harvard University.
  • A faculty member or officer or other holder of a University appointment for at least one full academic year.
  • A member of any Board or Committee of the University.
  • A student in good standing in any department of the University for at least one full academic year (with the exception that no current student in any department of the University shall be eligible unless they’ve already received a degree from the University).
  • A person who has completed an academic program of a graduate department of the University (defined by the University as of June 1, 2004 as qualifying a program participant as an alumnus or alumna for purposes of inclusion in the Harvard Alumni Association Directory “HAA”).
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Widows' and Widowers' Privileges

Membership options for spouses of members who have passed away at 50% of the applicable category.

Eligibility Apply Online
Widows’ and Widowers’ Privileges

These privileges may be requested upon the death of an active Member if they did not previously hold such privilege

General Eligibility

In general, a person is eligible for regular membership if they have received a degree from Harvard University. They are also eligible if they are, or have been:

  • A tenured member of the faculty of Harvard University.
  • A faculty member or officer or other holder of a University appointment for at least one full academic year.
  • A member of any Board or Committee of the University.
  • A student in good standing in any department of the University for at least one full academic year (with the exception that no current student in any department of the University shall be eligible unless they’ve already received a degree from the University).
  • A person who has completed an academic program of a graduate department of the University (defined by the University as of June 1, 2004 as qualifying a program participant as an alumnus or alumna for purposes of inclusion in the Harvard Alumni Association Directory “HAA”).
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Joint Membership

Members of the Harvard Club of New York City may enjoy a reduced dues rate, if you are concurrently a member of the Harvard Club of Boston (Applicable to those with individual/full memberships at HCB).  Please contact the New Membership Office for additional details.

Eligibility Apply Online
Joint Membership

Must be an active full member of the Harvard Club of Boston. HCNY eligibility applies.

General Eligibility

In general, a person is eligible for regular membership if they have received a degree from Harvard University. They are also eligible if they are, or have been:

  • A tenured member of the faculty of Harvard University.
  • A faculty member or officer or other holder of a University appointment for at least one full academic year.
  • A member of any Board or Committee of the University.
  • A student in good standing in any department of the University for at least one full academic year (with the exception that no current student in any department of the University shall be eligible unless they’ve already received a degree from the University).
  • A person who has completed an academic program of a graduate department of the University (defined by the University as of June 1, 2004 as qualifying a program participant as an alumnus or alumna for purposes of inclusion in the Harvard Alumni Association Directory “HAA”).
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Spousal Membership

Enjoy membership at 50% as a Harvard Grad and spouse of a member.

Eligibility Apply Online
Spousal Membership

Eligible if the spouse of the member applying for membership is also a Harvard Graduate.

General Eligibility

In general, a person is eligible for regular membership if they have received a degree from Harvard University. They are also eligible if they are, or have been:

  • A tenured member of the faculty of Harvard University.
  • A faculty member or officer or other holder of a University appointment for at least one full academic year.
  • A member of any Board or Committee of the University.
  • A student in good standing in any department of the University for at least one full academic year (with the exception that no current student in any department of the University shall be eligible unless they’ve already received a degree from the University).
  • A person who has completed an academic program of a graduate department of the University (defined by the University as of June 1, 2004 as qualifying a program participant as an alumnus or alumna for purposes of inclusion in the Harvard Alumni Association Directory “HAA”).
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