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

  • Complete your Harvard Chan financial aid application
  • Check the status of your required documents
  • View current financial aid awards and terms of the awards, if any.
  • Reduce or cancel any awarded loans. NOTE: This can only be done prior to accepting these awards. Please contact our office at 617-432-1867 or to reduce or cancel loan awards if you have already accepted them in MyFinaid.
  • Review important messages related to your financial aid eligbility
  • View and download 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 Student ID for access to MyFinaid. 
  • Click on the "First Time User" link to activate your account and set up your security questions and PIN. 
  • You will be redirected to the MyFinaid Log In Screen - Enter your Student ID and newly created PIN. 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 Student ID for access to MyFinaid. 
  • Current students and previous applicants - Do NOT click the "First Time User" link -- this will result in an error.  Instead, use the PIN you previoulsy set up for MyFinaid to access the site. If you have forgotten this PIN, select "Forgot Your PIN?" and you will be directed to answer the security questions your originally provided. You can then create 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