Harvard Students Spouses and Partners Association (HSSPA) is an entirely volunteer-run organization open to the spouses and partners of all Harvard students, post-docs, visiting fellows and other affiliates.

Make new friends, find intellectual stimulation and feel a sense of belonging within the university. All members are encouraged to actively participate in the life of the organization. 

HSSPA welcomes spouses and partners of all Harvard affiliates regardless of gender, race, age, nationality and sexual orientation. We are a truly diverse group that includes people from all over the world. Membership is free. Our activities are sponsored by a portion of the investment income from the Anna P. Lowell fund (1930). HSSPA financial information is publicly available. HSSPA’s by-laws govern the activities of the association.


Let's keep in touch!

As a member, you will receive our newsletter containing up-to-date information on group meetings and activities, as well as announcements of other events of interest around Harvard and notices sent by other members.

HSSPA has an active Facebook Group that all members can join with losts of helpful information – search for “HSSPA” and request to join. Members are requested to abide by our recently drafted Facebook Guidelines.