HKS Facts

HKS Facts is a quick guide to important information about Harvard Kennedy School. You can also find this same information on the downloadable HKS Facts Sheet PDF

Harvard Kennedy School Mission

To train enlightened public leaders and to generate the ideas that provide the solutions to our most challenging public problems.


all numbers: area code 617
Main Number 495-1100
Alumni Relations and Resource Development 496-7047
Communications and Public Affairs 495-1115
Enrollment Services:
Admissions, Student Financial Services, Registrar 495-1155
Executive Education 496-0484
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John F. Kennedy School of Government 79 John F. Kennedy Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
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