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Welcome to the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health's MyFinaid system. In this system, you can:

  • Complete your HSPH financial aid application online
  • Check the status of your application
  • View a list of documents our office received from you and a list of the documents still outstanding
  • View your awards (once awarded) and any messages which outline specifics of those awards
  • Reduce or cancel any loans which have been awarded (Please note that this can only be done prior to accepting these awards.  After you have accepted them in MyFinaid, you will need to contact our office at 617-432-1867 to reduce or cancel these awards).
  • View and download useful forms and documents. 

Log In Instructions

Admissions applicants should note:  Access to MyFinaid does not imply acceptance into a program. 

Please read the questions below to find the login instructions which apply to your situation:

Is this your first time applying to the Harvard Chan School?   


  • You will receive an email from the Office of Financial Aid containing your Web ID for access to MyFinaid. 
  • Click on the "First Time User" hyperlink to activate your account and set up your security questions and PIN. 
  • You will be redirected to the MyFinaid Log In Screen - Enter your Web ID, newly created PIN, and click the Submit Button to access MyFinaid. 

Have you applied to or attended the Harvard Chan School previously? 

  • You will receive an email from the Office of Financial Aid containing your Web ID for access to MyFinaid. 
  • Students and applicants in this category should NOT click the "First Time User" hyperlink -- this will result in an error. 
  • Use the PIN you previously set up for MyFinaid to log in.  If you have forgotten this PIN, you may select "Forgot your PIN?," and you will be directed to answer previously set up security questions which will allow you to set up a new PIN. 
  • Once you reach the Welcome screen, change the "Current Award Year" on the top toolbar to the appropriate award year. 

You may manage your MyFinaid Account (security questions and PIN) anytime after you are logged in by clicking the "My Account" button on the top toolbar.


If you have any trouble logging into MyFinaid, or if you need to have your PIN reset, please contact our office at 617-432-1867 or osfs@hsph.harvard.edu.