• Vote by Mail
    HUCTW's upcoming Union election will take place by mail-in ballot only due to COVID-19. Click the button below to learn more about the contested races and the mail-in voting process.
  • Financial Wellness Webinar
    Interest rates are lower than ever before. Join HUCTW & the Credit Union for a webinar on refinancing various types of loans, including home loans.
  • Solidarity
    HUCTW stands in solidarity with protesters and with Black Lives Matter in the urgent fight for racial justice, equality, and human rights.
  • October 1 Raise
    The next pay raise for HUCTW members will be delivered on October 1, 2020! You need to have been on the payroll for one full year as of October 1, 2020 to be eligible for the full 2020 raise.
  • COVID-19 News
    Updates on HUCTW’s discussions with Harvard leaders about protecting members & protecting jobs during the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Depdendent Care Benefit
    Learn about the new paid time-off benefit for staff with dependents, and read a summary of the HUCTW caregiver survey.

Featured Content

HUCTW Solidarity

Black Lives Matter

HUCTW stands in solidarity with protesters in the urgent fight for racial justice, equality, and human rights. As human beings, and as advocates for economic and social justice, we must commit to the eradication of racism in our communities, our country, and the wider world.

News & Events

HUCTW-HUECU Financial Wellness Series

HUCTW-HUECU Financial Wellness Series


In partnership with HUCTW, Harvard University Employees Credit Union (HUECU) is hosting a series of live webinars on personal finance for HUCTW members on a variety of practical topics during the year. The next workshop is titled "Money Management During the Pandemic." Description: Our HUECU expert will discuss financial resources available to you and your family during the pandemic, how to budget & increase your cash flow during this time.

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Coronavirus Information for HUCTW Members

Coronavirus Information for HUCTW Members


As you saw in the latest communication from Harvard administrators about the fall semester, most Harvard staff members will continue to work from home until the end of the calendar year in order to maintain low campus density. Some Harvard staff members whose work requires them to be on site have been asked to return to campus. HUCTW and Harvard have agreed that members who work on campus more than four hours a week will be tested for COVID-19 on a recurring basis.

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Commemoration to Honor the Lives Lost to COVID-19

Commemoration to Honor the Lives Lost to COVID-19


The Memorial Church at Harvard University invites community members and their families and friends to participate in a University-wide Commemoration to Honor the Lives Lost to COVID-19. The Commemoration will take place on Sunday, November 1. From event organizers: "We invite all members of the Harvard community to participate in this commemoration by sharing names and photographs of loved ones who have lost their lives to COVID-19. Names and photos collected through this form will be shared virtually as part of the commemoration on November 1, and afterward online."

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Making a Plan for Voting

Making a Plan for Voting


Tuesday, September 22, is National Voter Registration Day and we want to provide you with some important dates and links so that you and your family members can make sure you have a plan to vote in the upcoming election. Have you made your plan to vote in the November 3rd election? Will you (1) vote by mail, (2) vote in-person early, or (3) vote in-person on election day? Massachusetts mailed vote-by-mail applications to residents, but if you still need one, you can download a PDF application on the Secretary of State's website. Massachusetts recommends that you request it as soon as possible, but not later than October 20.

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25 Years of Solidarity

HUCTW is approximately five-thousand Harvard employees of diverse backgrounds, ages, talents, and opinions. Our work supports the teaching and research at Harvard, in libraries and museums, in labs, in offices, and out in the world. Some of us are on our way to graduate school; others of us are making our careers here. We are parents, artists, students, and more. Although we may hold different views and speak in many voices, we speak together as a Union for the things that matter to us: pay and benefits, and also flexibility, work-life balance, and self-determination in the workplace.

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